SWITZERLAND, JUNE 11 – Mr Sani Yekini, a protocol officer for the First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs Aisha Buhari has died from complications arising from Diabetes.
The first lady herself broke the news on Wednesday via a series of Tweets
“Inna lillahi wa Inna ilaihi Rajiun. On behalf of my family and entire staff of my office, I wish to condole the family of Mr Sani Yekini a protocol officer in my office who died earlier today. May Allah grant him Jannatul Firdaus.”
The first lady said Mr Yekini had served in her office for 4 years, he was down with diabetes and lost the battle on Wednesday .
“He was a very committed, dedicated and courageous staff. May God grant the family the fortitude to bear the loss,” the first lady added.