Former senate president, Bukola Saraki has reacted to the death of ex-Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi.
The former governor was hospitalised at First Cardiologist and Cardiovascular Consultants Hospital, Lagos on June 2, 2020
Ajimobi however died on Thursday, at age 70 after battling with coronavirus complications.
“I join Nigerians from all walks of life in mourning with the Ajimobi family, particularly Mrs. Florence Ajimobi and the children, over the passing away of Senator Abiola Isiaka Ajimobi.” Saraki wrote on this official twitter handle.
“He was a jovial, friendly and selfless politician who made immense contributions to Nigeria’s development, as a Senator, and Oyo State, where he served as a 2 term Governor. We will miss his wise counsel and mature interventions at this critical period of our national history.
“May Allah forgive his sins and grant him a place among the righteous ones in Aljannah Firdaus.
“May He also grant Mrs. Ajimobi and the entire family the fortitude to bear the loss.”