Minister of Digital Economy, Pantami loses 13-year-old daughter
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, on Monday, lost his daughter, Aisha.
Pantami broke the news of her death through his verified Twitter handle.
He said the remains of his late daughter would be buried in Abuja on Tuesday.
The minister did not reveal the actual cause of the teenager’s death.
The message read, “Inna lil Laahi wa inna ilaiHi Rajiun! My 13-year-old daughter, Aishah Isa Ali (Amal) passed away just a moment ago.
“Due to some necessities, funeral prayer tomorrow at Annur Masjeed, Wuse 2, immediately after Zuhr prayer in sha Allah. May Allah forgive and be merciful to her.
Sympathisers have, however, continued to console the minister and pray for the repose of the deceased’s soul.