President Muhammadu Buhari has on Sunday commiserated with Darius Ishaku, the families and good people of Taraba state, over the death of eight people who died at the APC, presidential rally last Thursday.
Performing the ceremony in government house Jalingo, the Taraba State capital, the president described the deaths as unfortunate.
Represented by the secretary to the government of the federation Boss Mustapher, PMB said the deaths of the eight people was a loss not only to the families and the people of Taraba state but a personal loss to him.
He said their death was unfortunate considering the fact that they came out to well come him, hence the stampede
The APC presidential standard bearer also urged the people to preserve sanctity as his government is focus on the public good of the country.
Governor Ishaku while welcoming the delegation appreciated the president for the show of solidarity. He commended him for the maturity he employs in handling the affairs of the country assuring him of maintaining the peaceful coexistence of the people of the state.
Dignitaries on the entourage were the FCT minister Musa Bello, Adamawa state governor Jibril Bindo,Sen. Yusuf A. Yusuf, Femi Adesino, Aliyu Ndome, APC Guber candidate for Taraba Danladi Sani and many others.
The representatives of the president earlier visited the Emir of Muri and the families of the deceased.