Saraki, Others React To The Killing Of Aid Worker
- by Expresgist
Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has condemned the killing of an international aid worker, Saifura Hussaini Ahmed Khorsa, by the Boko Haram terrorist.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) had on Monday via its Twitter page @ICRC_Africa, said that the 25-year old female aid worker has been killed.
“Today is a very sad day for us. It’s a very sad day for the family of Saifura.
“One of our midwives who worked in Nigeria, Saifura was brutally executed last night. We are in shock.
“She was dedicated to her job. A mother of two kids. She leaves behind a husband, a big family,” ICRC tweeted.
The brutal execution of the midwife has continued to draw reactions with many calling on the Nigerian government to intensify efforts on the fight against the insurgents.
Senate president, however, send his condolences to the family of the deceased.
“My thoughts and prayers are with the family and loved ones of Saifura Hussaini Ahmed Khorsa – the 25-year old female international aid worker who was abducted and killed by Boko Haram,” he tweeted.