Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila has condoled with the family of the late Sheik Ahmed Lemu.
He also condoled with a former governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, on the death of his father, Alhaji Musa Sale Kwankwaso.
In a statement signed by his special adviser on media and publicity on Friday, Gbajabiamila described the late Islamic scholar, jurist and educationist as a person who lived an exemplary life.
He stated that Sheikh Lemu, a one time Grand Khadi of Niger State, fully served humanity, adding that he was an embodiment of peace and unity.
Gbajabiamila also stated that the jurist would be remembered for his contributions to Islam and the education sector, not only in Niger State but the entire country.
On Kwankwaso’s late father, the Speaker stated that the Makaman Karaye lived a fulfilled life, adding that it was painful to lose him.
He prayed the Almighty Allah to grant the souls of Sheikh Lemu and Alhaji Musa Saleh Kwankwaso eternal rest in Jannatul Firdaus.