By Bello Hamza, Abuja
The Management of Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria (MAAUN), Conglomerate and the Franco-British International University (FBIU), has condoled with the Chairman of Max Airline, Alhaji Dahiru Barau Mangal over the death of his mother, Hajiya Murja Barau.
Hajiya Murja died on Thursday at the age of 85 at a hospital in Katsina following a brief illness.
The condolence message was contained in a statement by the Founder and President of Maryam American University, Prof. Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo and issued to newsmen in Kano on Friday.
According to the statement, the death of Hajia Murja was a great loss not only to her immediate family but to the entire country.
“I was shocked to learn of the death of Hajia Murja, the mother of Alhaji Dahiru Mangal. May Allah forgive her shortcomings and grant her Jannatul Firdaus.
“On behalf of the Management of Maryam Abacha American University, I wish to extend our condolences to Alhaji Dahiru Mangal and pray to Almighty Allah to grant her Aljannah Firdaus and give her family the fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss.
“The President and Founder of MAAUN, Prof. Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo on behalf of the Management wishes to also extend his condolence to the entire family and relatives of the deceased mother,” the statement said.
Prof. Abubakar Gwarzo prayed to Almighty Allah to forgive the deceased and grant her Aljannah Firdaus and give her family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
The deceased, who left behind four children, had since been buried in accordance with the Islamic rites in Katsina.
May her soul rest in perfect peace, ameen.