Saraki who’s visit coincided with the third day prayer for the repose of the late lawmaker was accompanied to Wamakko town by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state.
Also with the Senate President were Senators Danjuma Goje, Kabiru Gaya and Bashir Garbai.
Saraki described the deceased as a patriotic, dedicated, God-fearing, honest and a detribalized Nigerian, adding that” the late lawmaker served his constituency, Sokoto state and Nigeria creditably.
” He was also industrious, hard working, obedient, patient and persevering.
” It is with great heart that we come here on behalf of the Senate and National Assembly to condole you.
” Whatever affects you in grief and in joy, affects us as you are a great leader to Nigeria and Nigerians.”
He further prayed God to repose the soul of the late lawmaker and for Him to grant the family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Responding, Wamakko described Saraki as great and true leader to Nigeria.
The former governor of Sokoto State further said that the Senate President is a symbol of courage and hope for Nigeria.
Meanwhile, the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Zamfara state Governor, Alhaji Abdullahi Yari, has condoled Wamakko.
Similarly, the National President of the Jama’atul Izalatul Bid’a Wa Iqamstus-Sunnah( JIBWIS), represented by Sheilh Habibu Kaura, has condoled Wamakko.
The Director-Genenral of the National Youths Service Corps( NYSC), Brigadier-Gen. Zakari Kazaure, representd by the state coordinator, Alhaji Musa Abubakar, has also condoled Wamakko.