Alhaji Ahmadu Gaada, a former aide to President Muhammadu Buhari is Dead.
Gaada was a former Chief Security Officer to President Buhari when he was Military Head of State in the 1980s.
Reacting to the shocking loss, the president comisserated with the family of the deceased via a statement made available to POLITICS NIGERIA on Thursday, signed by his media aide, Garba Shehu.
“President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message of condolence to the family of Alhaji Ahmadu Gaada, his former Chief Security Officer as Military Head of State in the 1980s.”
“The President said he was saddened to hear the demise of the very diligent and agile security officer who served him with excellence and astuteness.”
“He worked in the national interest rather than self-interest. He will be remembered as an exemplary security officer and most of all, a patriotic citizen who placed the nation above self. Ahmadu’s death is a personal and irreplaceable loss to me. May Allah rest his soul in peace and give enough strength to the bereaved family members,” said the President.”