The Chairman APC Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee and Yobe state Governor, Mai Mala Buni on Monday led governors of Jigawa and Kebbi states along with other high ranking personalities to condole with Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun state over his father’s death.
Buni, who was also accompanied by the former Speaker House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole described the death of Mr. Emmanuel Abiodun as a sad and great loss.
He said the death of the retired teacher came at a time when his wise counsel was in great need.
He said, “It is very sad loosing Pa Emmanuel Abiodun at this moment but, it is also consoling that he lived a very fulfilled life.
“He was an apostle of a united Nigeria and will be remembered for his wise counselling.
“His death was not only a loss to the family but also to Ogun state, Nigeria and humanity.”
Buni prayed God to grant the family, government and people of Ogun state the fortitude to bear the huge and irreparable loss.
The APC chairman urged the people of the state to rally round their governor at this challenging moment of losing a very dear person to his life.
Some APC stalwarts in the state also accompanied the delegation.