President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday received the news of the death of The Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, South Africa chapter, Dr Taiye Abe who died at the age of 65.
Speaking on the death of the party chairman in the diaspora, Buhari made known that the late Dr Taiye Abe’s love for the nation is second to none. Saying he has an unmistakable love for Nigeria and a deep commitment to the ideals of the party.
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President Muhammadu Buhari, in a statement on Wednesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, sympathised with the family, friends, and colleagues of the deceased, and urged them to take heart. He continued as he prayed that God will comfort them at this time of sorrow.
While speaking on his encounter during his (Dr Taiye Abe) lifetime, Buhari narrated how the late party chairman looks forward to the new Nigeria being called for by the citizens.
“Dr Abe looked forward to a Nigeria that would take its rightful place among the comity of nations, and passionately believed in a resurgent country we could all be proud of”, he said.
Buhari has called on party members in South Africa to keep up the vision and mission of Taiye Abe as he has been a wonderful ambassador and true representative of the nation and the party
The president further assured Nigerians that the country will keep working towards achieving a better and well-deserving Nigeria.
“We will not relent in working towards that goal,” Buhari said.