By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has commiserated with the Chairman, South-West Governors’ Forum and the Ondo State governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, (SAN) on the death of his mother, Mrs Grace Akeredolu.
Engineer Makinde in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa expressed his heartfelt condolences to he Ondo state governor, his family and prayed to God to grant repose to the soul of the late Madam Akeredolu,
Emphasizing that the late Madam Akeredolu lived a good life described her as a woman of virtue and a great woman.
”I commiserate with my Egbon, who is also the chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum, His Excellency, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, on the death of his mother, Mama Grace Akeredolu. I equally express my condolences to the government and good people of Ondo State and I pray to God to grant repose to Mama’s soul and to grant the entire Akeredolu family the fortitude to bear Mama’s loss”, he said.
Engineer Makinde added, ” no matter how old our loved ones are, we never would love to see them leave us. But in the programme of God, there is a time to be born and a time to die. “So, we can only submit to God’s will and cherish the memories our loved ones leave us with.”
“I am sure that Mama left a bundle of good memories, because she was a woman of virtue and a great mother. So, I encourage Governor Akeredolu and everyone Mama left behind to take solace in the great life Mama lived. Mama lived a happy and fulfilled life. May her beautiful soul rest in perfect peace, Amen.”