President Muhammadu Buhari has lost a loyal and honest staff, Nalado Sandamu, who served him and his family as a housekeeper for more than 30 years.
Sandamu, who was better known as “Commander” died on Monday at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano.
In a statement released by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, Buhari said “I have lost a good and honest caretaker’’.
Buhari said “I have lost a prudent and a wonderful custodian who did so well taking care of my country home in Daura. May Allah bless his soul and give strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss, Ameen”.
The statement reads “The President sent a delegation to the family of the bereaved in Sandamu Local Government Area, Katsina, comprising Senior Special Assistant, Domestic and Household Matters, Sarki Abba, Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu and State Chief of Protocol, Amb. Lawal Kazaure.
“The President’s Housekeeper, Saleh Yuguda, was also on the delegation that visited the family of the bereaved.”