Isiyaku Rabiu’s family apologises to El-Rufai over Children’s Twitter War
NEWS DIGEST – The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has paid a condolence visit to the family of late Kano billionaire, Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu who died recently in London.
Speaking during the condolence visit, El-Rufai described death of the Islamic Scholar and philanthropist as a big loss, not only to Kano State but to Nigeria in general.
Meanwhile, during the visit the Isyaku Rabiu family apologized to Governor El-Rufai over statements credited to one of their daughters, Khadija Rabiu, simply known as Cookkiee Rabiu over harsh exchange of words with Elrufai’s son, known as Bello.
The NEWS DIGEST had earlier reported that the grand-daughter of the late billionaire had engaged in a war of words with Bello El-rufai which extended into attacking each other’s families.
In a post by Mohammed Rabiu on the twitter, the Isyaku Rabiu family expressed regret over the allegations.
In the post, Rabiu tweet thus: “In the light of recent events that happened on social media regarding families of the Executive Governor of Kaduna state @elrufai @GovKaduna @B_ELRUFAI and a member of the late Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu family…. On behalf of Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu and the entire Rabiu family, we truly apologize and disassociate ourselves with the statement made against his excellency the Executive Governor of Kaduna state and his family.
“Utterances like these are irresponsible, ill mannered and certainly unacceptable.
“Therefore, we disown the statement. Your Excellency The Executive Governor of kaduna state, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai @elrufai @GovKaduna Thank you for taking the time to visit our home and we truly appreciate your condolences.
“This is a directed apology from The Executive Chairman of BUA Group, Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu to his excellency The Executive Governor of Kaduna State. @elrufai @GovKaduna.”
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