The Ibadan East Local Development Council Area’s Supervisory Councilor for Works and Transport, Hon. Oyewunmi Gbenga (GKO), has commiserates with the Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde over the death of his mother in the early hours of Thursday 15th October, 2020.
Hon. Gbenga in a press release while condoling with the God sent Governor Seyi Makinde, his elder brother, Barr. Olumuyiwa Makinde (The Jagun Olubadan of Ibadanland), other the siblings and other family members left behind by the virtuous and caring matriarch, he said “It is always painful to lose any of one’s parent, irrespective of their age or status. But God is the Supreme being that give and take life at HIS will and appointed time.”
“Mama has lived a fulfilled life by raising a son that become a governor, and other captain of industries and some doing well in their businesses”
“Truly, Mama’s death will shake the faith of the Gov. Seyi Makinde and other family members. But, they should be thankful for the life well spent by the late matriarch. They should take heart and give Mama the well deserved burial in honor of the life well spent”
“I mourn with the family. And pray God should give them the strength and fortitude to bear the irreparable loss”