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Sports CS Amina Mohamed’s Husband is dead.

[ The late Khalid Ahmed with his wife CS Amina Mohammed. Photo/Courtesy]. Amb. Amina Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary - Sports, Culture & Heritage.Photo/courtesy]

President Uhuru Kenyatta has sent a message of condolence to the family of Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed following the death of her husband Khalid Hossain Ahmed.

Mr. Ahmed, a Nairobi businessman passed away Thursday morning at a Nairobi hospital after a sudden illness.

In his message of comfort to the family, relatives, and friends of the Sports Cabinet Secretary, President Kenyatta mourned Mr. Ahmed as a gentleman and a strong pillar of his family.

“I have received the disheartening news of the passing away of Mr. Khalid Ahmed with great sadness. Mr. Ahmed was a great person, a gentleman, and a strong pillar of his family.

“My deepest condolences to my colleague and friend Cabinet Secretary Amina, the children, and the extended family as they come to terms with the sudden passing away of Mr. Ahmed.

“I pray that God, the Almighty grants you the fortitude and grace to go through this difficult period of mourning your beloved spouse, father, and relative,” the President condoled with CS Mohamed.

The Head of State, who is out of the country in the United Kingdom on an official visit, remembered the late Ahmed as a gifted and successful businessman.

“It is very unfortunate that death has robbed our country of a gifted businessman whose contribution to the progress of our nation shall be dearly missed,” the President eulogized.

Various leaders also sent their message of condolences including Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Najib Balala and  Mombasa Governor Hassan Ali Joho.

“I extend my profound condolences to my sister and her entire family. It is our sincere and humble prayer to the Almighty Allah SWT to grant you the patience and strength to endure this tragic loss. May Allah SWT grant him Jannatul Firdaus. Amin
Inna Lillahi Waina Ileyhi Rajiu’un.” said Joho on his facebook post.