– Sen. Dino Melaye thanked Atiku Abubakar for the condolence message over the death of his mother
– He called Atiku Abubakar ‘President in the waiting’
Nigerian controversial senator, Dino Melaye representing Kogi West lost his mother, Mrs. Comfort Melaye some few days ago.
The Senator took to his Twitter handle to share the news of the sad loss of his mother.
Following the announcement, top Nigerian politicians have sent condolence messages to Senator Dino Melaye.
The opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party PDP also sent a condolence message to the Kogi born Senator.
However, yesterday, the Presidential candidate of the PDP and former vice president, Atiku Abubakar in a similar manner sent his condolence message to Dino Melaye.
Former Vice Pres. Atiku Abubakar in his message declared that there can never be a substitute for a mother.
The Former Vice Pres. in his statement via his Twitter hanle wrote, “Dino Melaye, there can never be a substitute for a mother. On behalf of my family, accept my deepest condolences over the loss of your dear mother, Deaconess Comfort Melaye. May her soul rest in peace.”
However, Dino Melaye in a response went ahead to tagged Atiku Abubakar the President in the waiting.
He said on Twitter, “Thank you Mr. President in waiting. Atiku Abubakar.”
This recent statement from Dino Melaye has to do with result of the 2019 Presidential election some months ago, which was won by the All Progressive Candidate, Pres. Muhammadu Buhari.
President Buhari is expected to be sworn in come May 29th for him to commence his 2nd term in office, however, the PDP and Atiku Abubakar still have the intention of going to the court to seek redress over the result of the 2019 Presidential result.