All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Bola Tinubu has come out to mourn the death of Isa Funtua.
Tinubu recently described the demise of the renowned businessman and nationalist as a national loss.
According to him, Isa Funtua was a rare individual of incredible talents, abilities, and generosity.
He added that it was a distinct honour to have known the deceased for several years.
His words, “Mallam Funtua loved our nation with uncompromising passion having served Nigeria with dedication and commitment at different times in many important capacities.
“He wanted the best for the country and its people and worked diligently in his private capacity to advance the course of Nigeria.
“As a long-time friend, associate and in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari, he served as a strong buttress of support for the president and for his progressive administration.
“I commiserate with the president at this time for we have suffered the loss of another person of great intellect and extraordinary character.
“Our national family mourns deeply because of this unexpected departure, may Allah give our president the added strength and grace to overcome this loss.”