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Buhari reacts to death of first Nigerian Head of State’s wife, Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi

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President Muhammadu Buhari has prolonged deepest condolences to the Aguiyi-Ironsi household, authorities and other people of Abia State on the passing of Chief Mrs Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi, spouse of the primary navy Head of State, Main Common Johnson Thomas Aguiyi-Ironsi.

DAILY POST had reported that Victoria handed away within the early hours of Monday. She would have clocked 98 on November 21, 2021.

Buhari, in an announcement by his Particular Adviser on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina, affirmed that Woman Victoria’s unbelievable energy and distinctive braveness throughout one of many darkest moments within the nation’s historical past pedestals her as a mom of the nation, God-fearing and a foremost girl of valour.

He famous that the previous First Woman shall be remembered for laying a stable basis for girls’s management function within the seat of energy and as a founding member of the Nigerian Military Officers’ Wives Affiliation; she passionately championed the welfare and wellbeing of households of navy officers.

”The President recognises that 55 years after the loss of life of Common J.T Aguiyi-Ironsi, Woman Victoria by no means stopped working for the better good of Nigeria, and for peace, stability, therapeutic and reconciliation within the land.

”The President sincerely hopes that Woman Victoria’s labours for the nation is not going to be in useless, and joins all Nigerians in praying for the repose of the soul of the departed and luxury for individuals who mourn.” the assertion added.

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