Buhari, far left with the Yar’Adua family. Sitting on the floor left is Nasir El-Rufai

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Yar’Aduas on the passing of Hajiya Rabi, mother in-law of his late friend and classmate, General Shehu Musa Yar’Adua.

Buhari described her demise as a sad loss.

The President, who was in Kaduna on Saturday for the graduation of cadets of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) took time away from official schedule to visit the Yar’Adua family house.

He was received by Hajiya Binta Yar’Adua, the late General’s widow and daughter of the deceased.

President Buhari said the late Hajiya Rabi lived a useful life worthy of emulation, leaving behind an indelible mark in the lives of the many who came close to her.

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He prayed to Allah to accept her good deeds