Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu
The bereaved Minister of State of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Ramatu Aliyu has buried the stays of her late mom, Hajia Zainab Ali, at Gudu Cemetery, Abuja.
The stays had been interred on Wednesday amid tears and prayers. Ali died on Tuesday night following a short ailment.
Talking shortly after prayers had been stated, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi stated the deceased lived an excellent and exemplary life.
Whereas praying that God grant her a peaceable relaxation and forgive all her sins, Bello implored members of the family to emulate the exemplary life she lived.
“She happened to be my direct sister, but we lost her today to the cold hands of death. She lived a glorious life.
“Now that she has gone back to God Almighty, we pray that God forgive her all her sins. As Muslims, we believe we shall return back to God and she has returned to God,” he stated.
Earlier in his funeral prayers, the Chief Imam of Abuja Nationwide Mosque, Kabir Adam, said that loss of life is a lesson to the residing, as all mortals are sure to die.
In attendance was the Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello; minister of police affairs, Mohammed Dingyadi, and another high authorities functionaries.