5th August 2021
President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune sent a condolence message to the family of the deceased Said Hilmi, who died Wednesday in Algiers at the age of 82 years following contamination with coronavirus.
“I learned with great affliction and sadness of the death of the artist Said Hilmi from complications with the coronavirus. We pray Almighty Allah to grant him His holy mercy,” wrote President Tebboune in a message published on the official Facebook page of the Presidency of the Republic.
“A great and talented artist has gone after having enriched the television and film production for years, leaving his mark in several artistic works. The deceased has amply deserved the esteem and respect of his fans,” said the Head of State.
“In this painful ordeal, I extended my most saddened condolences and sincere feelings of compassion to the family of the deceased as well as to the artistic scene, praying Allah to grant the deceased His holy mercy. To God we belong and to Him we return,” wrote President Tebboune.