The Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, has lost one of its Clergymen, the retired bishop of the Diocese of Gwagwalada under the Provinve of Abuja, The Rt. Rev’d Tanimu Samari Aduda.
Confirming the news to ACNN TV via a text received from the Bishop of Gwagwalada Diocese, The Rt. Rev. Moses Tabwaye, stated as quoted below;
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the transition of our father in God, the Pioneer Bishop of Gwagwalada Diocese and my Predecessor, The Rt. Rev’d Tanimu Samari Aduda whose death occurred last night after a brief illness. We covet your prayers for his immediate family and the Diocese/Church. May His soul and the souls of the faithful departed rest in perfect peace in Jesus Name.