As Tuesday 5thMay 2020, marked the 10thYear Anniversary of the demise of late President Umar Musa Yar’Adua, President Mohammed Buhari took to celebrate the great input and outstanding services the late President rendered to the nation and also calling on Nigerians to model after his lifestyle.
The President made it known that, Amidst the political differences between him and the late President, The Late President, Musa Yar’adua, still bravery maintained his grounds in protecting the nation, due to his undying passion for the masses.
Despite our political differences, President Yar’Adua was unarguably a patriot because of his passion for the masses and his reversal of policies he believed were hurting ordinary Nigeria.
Furthermore, President Buhari sermonized to all leaders as he states,
Every leader should be given the credit that he deserves whether you agree with President Yar’Adua politically or not, I must say that history will always record his honest and sincere service to the country.
As we remember Yar’Adua today, let us emulate his patience and gentle nature so that we don’t introduce toxicity into our politics where opponents perceive each other as enemies.
Finally, He grandly wrapped up the statement by sending out his condolence wishes to the Bereaved family saying,
Let me also use this occasion to extend my prayers and goodwill to his family, and Kastina State Government on the 10thanniversary of his demise. May Allah continue to bless and comfort his gentle soul.
This Eulogy statement, was presented by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, and also displayed on the official twitter handle of President Mohammed Buhari.