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President Buhari mourns former Central Bank Governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has received with sadness, the news of the passing of the former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Adamu Ciroma.

The President extends sincere condolences to the Ciroma family, the government and people of Yobe State on the passing of the elder statesman.

The President believes that Ciroma as a political leader and Minister for Industries, Agriculture and Finance, at various points in his remarkable life, will be long remembered for his service and dedication to the country's unity, progress and stability.

President Buhari also affirms that the late former CBN Governor will be honoured too, for his contributions in promoting democracy in Nigeria and his legacies should be a constant reminder to politicians who wish to work for the good of their communities and our great country.

TheNigerian leader prays that Almighty Allah will grant Malam Ciroma eternal rest and comfort the elder statesman's family, relatives, friends and associates.

Source: Voice of Nigeria