The Former Minister El Rufai’s son Hamza dies in an auto crash
The Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Nasir El-rufai and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has lost one of his son, Hamza El Rufai, to a car crash in Abuja.
Hamza El Rufai died Monday morning, July 29, 2014 in a car accident. Mallam Nasir El-rufai made the announcement of his son’s death today on his Facebook page.
“From Allah we came and to him we shall return,” the All Progressives Congress (APC) leader wrote in a brief obituary.
“Please join our family in praying for the repose of the soul of my son Hamza El-Rufai, who died in a motor accident in Abuja.” Hamza, 23, WAs a student of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai, and was billed to graduate in 2015.
Hamza’s death comes just three months after El-Rufai’s elder brother lost his daughter, Zainab El-Rufai Mohammed, to sickle cell anaemia.
Zainab was survived by her husband Mohammed and a baby boy.
In November 2011, Nasir also lost Yasmin, his eldest daughter, to epilepsy in the United Kingdom. She was 25 at the time of her death.