By AZA MSUE, Kaduna
Senator Uba Sani, representing the Kaduna Central District has announced the passing away of his step mother, Hajiya Maryam Lawal Ismail.
Uba Sani in an emotional condolence message said: “Verily we belong to Allah, and verily to Him do we return”
“With tears in my eyes but total submission to the will of the Almighty Allah, I wish to announce the passing away of my dear step-mother, Hajiya Maryam Lawal Ismail,” Uba Sani continued.
He described her as an exemplary mother; warm, caring, compassionate and God fearing.
“A leader of women and mentor to many, she impacted on her community and left indelible marks. She was a fountain of knowledge and outstanding mobilizer for community development.
“She will be sorely missed. We pray the Almighty Allah to forgive her shortcomings and grant her Aljanah Firdaus,” Uba Sani said.
Meanwhile, Nigerians have condoled the senator, family and prayed God to grant his step mother eternal rest.