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Buhari President says late Gbadamosi desired to see Nigeria’s economic development

Former Minister of National Planning, Gbadamosi died on November 16, at his home in Ikorodu, Lagos.

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President Muhammadu Buhari play President Muhammadu Buhari (REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde)

President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the death of former Minister of National Planning, Chief Rasheed Gbadamosi.

Gbadamosi died on Wednesday, November 16, at his home in Ikorodu, Lagos.

Chief Rasheed Gbadamosi play

Chief Rasheed Gbadamosi

(Critical Times)


President Buhari’s condolence message was contained in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

“There is no doubting the fact that the economic development of Nigeria was always uppermost in his mind,” the statement read.

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Buhari also prayed that the almighty God would grant the soul of the deceased eternal rest and comfort his family.

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