Former Governor of Abia State and Chairman, Senate Committee on Privatization, Dr Orji Kalu has commiserated with immediate past Senate President, Dr Ahmad Lawan over the passing of his mother, Hajia Halima Ibrahim.
Describing the demise of the late community leader as a painful loss, Kalu acknowledged the good deeds of the late Hajia Ibrahim.
The former Governor while noting that the deceased left behind remarkable legacies for her children and loved ones to uphold, urged the former Senate President to take solace in the fact that his late mother will be remembered for her contributions to humanity.
In a condolence message, Kalu prayed to Allah to forgive the shortcomings of the deceased.
He said, “I convey my heartfelt condolences to former Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan over the demise of his mother, Hajia Halima Ibrahim.
“The late Hajia Ibrahim was a woman of substance and virtue, who contributed to the growth and progress of her community and beyond.
“She lived for humanity”.
Kalu while praying to Allah to grant the deceased al Jannah Firdaus, condoled with the government and people of Yobe state over the sad loss.