Ahmed Hassan Jumare, the former speaker of the house of assembly passed away on 12th January 2021 and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar made a tweet just hours after his death.


Taking to his Twitter account, Atiku described his demise which was not seen coming as a shock to him. According to him, Hassan Ahmed is a selfless leader who was loved by all and prayed that God accepts him in his abode.

In his words;

“The passing away of Rt. Honorable Ahmed Jumare Hassan, a former Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly came to me as a shock. He was a selfless politician, truly loved by his people. May his family and friends be comforted. I pray that Allah forgives his sins and grant him Aljannah Firdaus”

Twitter users reacted to Atiku’s tweet after Hassan’s demise was declared. Below are some of them.