Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has lost his son to a car crash.
Hamza El-Rufai died on the morning of Tuesday, 29th July, 2014, a day after the Eid-l-Fitri celebration, in Abuja.
El-Rufai himself broke the unfortunate news on his faceboook page at about 8:00 am on the morning of Tuesday, 29th July, 2014.
The post read thus: “From Allah we came and to Him we shall return. Please join our family in praying for the repose of the soul of my son, Hamza El-Rufai who died this morning in a motor accident in Abuja.”
In accordance with Islamic injunctions, the late Hamza is expected to be buried today, Tuesday, 29th July, 2014.