So sad the Ambassador of Nigeria in Doha, Qatar, Abdullahi Wase, is dead.
Wase’s death was revealed in a statement by Spokesman, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Tope Elias-Fatile, on Saturday.
Fatile disclosed that Wase, a non-carrer ambassador from Plateau State, died on Friday night after battling an undisclosed illness.
“The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, received the news of his death with shock and prayed that God grant his family and the nation the fortitude to bear the great loss.”
The late envoy would be buried in Doha at 7:00pm [local time] today at night.