President Muhammadu Buhari has prayed that God should comfort former Inspector General of Police and Chairman, Police Service Commission, Alhaji Musiliu Smith, on the loss of his wife, Ariat.
The Special Adviser to the President, (Media and Publicity), Mr. Femi Adesina in a statement on Sunday said President urged the former police boss, his family, relations and friends, to take heart at the passage of a dutiful wife and mother, trusting that she has returned to her Maker, after a worthy life.
According to the statement, “As human beings, it will naturally be painful. But our trust in Almighty Allah is unshaken, and it is from Him we come, and to Him we return. Please be comforted.”
Mrs. Ariat Smith passed away on Friday, aged 69, and has been buried according to Muslim rites.