Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and a former President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, commiserated with the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the death of his son, Dare.

 

Atiku’s condolence message was contained in a post made on his Twitter handle, @Atiku.

 

The message read, “My thoughts and prayers are with the family of @PastorEAAdeboye in this trying time.

 

“I pray that God, in this trying time, will comfort and strengthen him and his family by God’s grace.”

 

Saraki also wrote via his Twitter handle, @bukolasaraki: “My family and I send our heartfelt condolences and prayers to @PastorEAAdeboye, his family and the entire @Rccghq community over the passing of Pastor Dare Adeboye.

 

“We pray that the Almighty grants you all the much needed strength that you need as you mourn this significant loss.”

Also, Oby Ezekwesili, a former minister of Education, reacting said the death of Adeboye ‘cuts hard’

 

On her Twitter page, she wrote “This cuts hard, Pastor @DareAdeboye . We find comfort in the word of God.

 

“Good people pass away; the godly often die before their time. But no one seems to care or wonder why.

 

“No one seems to understand that God is protecting them from the evil to come.”

 

Dare Adeboye, until this death, was the assistant pastor in charge of Region 35 (Youth) in Eket, Akwa-Ibom.