The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described the late Alhaji Abdulkadir Inuwa, a prominent legal luminary and grassroots politician that has contributed to the party and Nigeria at large.
The Media Office of the APC leader in a statement signed by Mr. Tunde Rahman, on Monday SAID Asiwaju Tinubu was saddened by the passing of Alhaji Abdulkadir, the former National Vice Chairman, North-West and member of the immediate-past National Working Committee (NWC).
Asiwaju Tinubu noted that Alhaji Abdulkadir was a prominent legal luminary. He served his Sokoto State, Nigeria, and the legal profession to the best of his abilities.
According to the statement, Asiwaju Tinubu also described the late politician as “a friend and associate who contributed to the political merger that led to the creation of APC and the progress and development of the party. He was also a grassroots politician.
“I commiserate with members of his immediate and extended family, particularly his wives and children, who have lost their father and patriarch.
“I mourn with his political and professional associates, particularly members of the Nigerian Bar Association, for they have also lost a worthy compatriot.
“My condolences also go to His Eminence, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto, and the APC leader in Sokoto State and former governor of the state, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, over the demise of their illustrious son and one of the prominent leaders of the state.
“To Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and the government and people of the state, I offer my sympathy and commiserations.
“While praying to Almighty Allah to comfort Alhaji Abdulkadir’s family and indeed all of us, I also beseech Him to accept the soul of our friend and brother and admit him to AljannaFirdaus.”