LATEST GIST LOCAL NEWS SOCIETY GIST JUST IN: BUHARI’S OFFICIAL DRIVER IS DEAD By Admin Posted on April 6, 2021 2 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin The death has been announced in Abuja, of Master Warrant Officer Sa’idu Afaka, the official driver to President Muhammadu Buhari. Afaka died at the State House Clinic on Tuesday after a prolonged illness. In a press release by Mallam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), he stated that “President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the family of Afaka on the passing of Master Warrant Officer, Sa’idu Afaka, his official driver”. READ ALSO: HOW TO IMPROVE VAGINAL AND SEXUAL WELL BEING “President Buhari, who also commiserates with the Government and people of Kaduna State, described the late Afaka as an honest, capable and reliable person who handled his job with utmost care and responsibility.” The President recalled that in 2016, the soldier, while on pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, picked up a bag containing a large amount of foreign currencies and turned it over to the National Hajj Commission, an action which earned him praises from the Saudi and Nigerian authorities. President Buhari prayed Almighty Allah to ‘‘bless the soul of the departed with an elevated place in heavens,’’ committing the family and friends to divine comfort and patience.