By Funmilayo Adeyemi
The Nationwide Affiliation of Nigerian College students (NANS) has commiserated with the Shagari household and Nigerians over the lack of former President Shehu Shagari.
In an announcement signed by Mr Adeyemi Amoo, its Nationwide Public Relations Officer and made accessible to the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Saturday, NANS described the demise of Shagari as a “nice loss to the nation.
“With out mincing phrases, NANS describes Alhaji Shehu Shagari as an elder statesman with worthy and commendable information within the nation’s historical past.
“NANS prays that Almighty Allah forgives him his improper doings and grant him Aljannatu Firdaus.”
The affiliation referred to as on leaders in any respect ranges to emulate the great qualities of the late elder statesman.
“Dying is an inevitable worth we are going to all pay at an unknown time individually,’’ NANS stated.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that late Shagari was Nigeria’s president from 1979 to 1983.
He died on Friday in Abuja on the age of 93 after a quick sickness.