President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of a well-known Kano businessman and industrialist, Alhaji Sani Buhari Daura.
The President described his death as “a great loss not only to Katsina and Kano states but also the entire country because of his role in the country’s economy.”
In reaction to the news of the death as announced by the family on Sunday, President Buhari said that “the late Sani Buhari was one of the oldest pioneer businessmen in the country who contributed immensely to the economy and helped to create jobs for hundreds of people.
“Men like Sani Buhari rose to success through sheer hard work and drive,” said the President.
He explained that “the late Sani Buhari had demonstrated that “we can achieve success through labour,” adding that “his life story is inspiring because of his commitment to hardwork and perseverance.”
This was disclosed in a statement by Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Media and Publicity, on Sunday.
He wished the Buhari Daura families in Daura and Kano, as well as Government and peoples of the two states the fortitude to bear the loss.