Buhari Aide Loses Mother in Yola

By Tom Garba, Yola

Mother of Muhammadu Buhari's Personal assistant on social events, Hon Faith Pukuma died after a protracted illness in Yola Adamawa state.

The deceased who died as an octogenarian and a firm believer of Christian Faith under the denomination of Lutheran Church of Nigeria (LCCN).

Mama Christain Japhet Pukuma as seen to have written her name on tabloids of silver and golds, record has it that she was a dedicated and committed Church (LCCN) in various capacities and at various times and places which included the following among others:

Uwar Zumunta LCCN Fadama Rake 1982-1985.
Uwar Zumunta LCCN Fadama Rake 1988-1991,Ma’aji Zumunta Mata, Gu Kala’a 1983

As her last public engagement, Mama Christian Japhet Pukuma was actively involved in the wedding ceremony of her junior brother on Sunday, 3rd April, 2016 at Kwambla where she was in the company of relations, friends and well wishers. No one thought that would be her last major public outing as she passed on to glory quietly in her sleep on Tuesday, 5th April, 2016.

She is survived by five (5) brothers and sisters, twelve (12) children, eighteen (18) grand children and one (1) great granddaughter. In addition to her biological children, Mama Christian Japhet Pukuma had fostered and trained many other children who are more than thirty (30).

Her remains will be committed to mother earth on Saturday 16th,April 2016 in Hong LGA of Adamawa state.