President Yar,Adua died on the 5th of may 2010 after battling with serious heath issue.
President Buhari said this in his twitter handle page.
Buhari laud the selfless and patriotic service of the late president and encourage Nigerians to imitate such virtues.
President Buhari also extend his prayers and goodwill to the family of late Yar’Adua and the Katsina government.
“Despite our political differences, the late President Yar’Adua was unarguably a patriot because of his passion for the masses and his reversal of policies he believed were hurting ordinary Nigerians.
Every leader should be given the credit that he deserves, whether you agree with President Yar’Adua politically or not, I must say that history will always record his honest and sincere service to the country.As we remember President Yar'Adua today, let us emulate his patience and gentle nature so that we don't introduce toxicity into our politics, where opponents perceive each other as enemies. Click To Tweet
Let me also use this occasion to extend my prayers and goodwill to his family, and Katsina State Government on the 10th anniversary of his demise. May Allah continue to bless and comfort his gentle soul”. Buhari said.
Former Senate president Bukola Saraki share his goodwill message on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of late president Yar’Adua.
Saraki said, “10 years after President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s passing, we are constantly reminded about his humanity, his dedication to duty and his desire for a Nigeria we can all be proud of. May Allah (SWT) forgive his sins and continue to retain for him a place in Aljannah Firdaus”.