Hajiya Fatima Yelwa Goje will be buried today, Friday, November 3 in Gombe state
The former first lady of the state and wife of former governor, Senator Danjuma Goje died on Monday, October 30
There has been outpouring of emotions since the demise of the former first lady was announced
The remains of late Hajiya Fatima Yelwa Goje, wife of Senate committee chairman on appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje, shall be committed to mother earth today, November 3.
Mrs Goje was said to have died in a US hospital on Monday, October 30 after a brief illness. She was aged 55.
In a statement signed on Thursday, November 2, her son, Ahmed Mohammed Goje, said the body of Mrs Goje will arrive Gombe from the United States of America today, Friday, November 3 by 8am.
SubhanAllaah! I lost my Wife this morning. Please include her in your prayers. May her gentle soul rest in perfect peace. Amin😩😭💔
— Sen Danjuma Goje (@SenDanjumaGoje) October 30, 2017
Meanwhile, wife of The Senate President and chairperson, Forum of Senators’ Wives, Dr. (Mrs) Toyin Saraki, has described the Late Hajiya Yelwa Goje as a dependable friend whose advice and team spirit would be greatly missed.
Mrs Saraki who led wives of senators of the 8th Assembly to Goje’s residence in Abuja on Wednesday, November 1, condoled with the family, while praying that Almighty Allah will grant the soul of the departed Al-Jannah Firdaus.