Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare has expressed his condolences to the President of the Nigerian Olympics Committee, NOC, Engineer Habu Gumel over the death of his wife Hajia Ladi Habu Gumel.
In a condolence message, Mr. Dare said “The news of the death of your wife came to me as a rude shock. It is so painful and sad to lose a loved one. May Allah console you and the family she left behind. My thoughts are with the family. God gives and he takes when he wills. May her soul rest in eternity”.
Mrs. Gumel died on Tuesday October 20th in a private hospital in Abuja at the age of 61 following a potracted illness. She has since been buried according to Islamic injunction.