Buhari mourns Daura, Kano businessman


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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday, mourned the passing of a well-known Kano businessman and industrialist, Sani Buhari Daura, describing 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.”

The President in reaction to the news of the death as announced by the family on Sunday 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.

β€œMen like Sani Buhari rose to success through sheer hard work and drive,” said the President, in a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu.

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 hard work and perseverance.”

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.