Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has expressed sadness at the demise of the immediate past Governor of the State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi.
The Governor, in a condolence message to the Ajimobi’s family and the good people of Oyo State, also directed that the State’s flag fly at half mast on Friday, June 26, 2020.
Engr Makinde said surely, late Senator Ajimobi will be remembered for leaving a blueprint for some of the activities that the present administration is now undertaking.
The condolence message read: “I was so sorry to hear the news of the passing away of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, which sad event took place earlier today. I cannot begin to imagine the pain the family must be going through at this time because of the loss of their patriarch. It is my prayer that God grants them all the strength to bear this great loss. I join the good people of Oyo State as we mourn the death of a statesman. I have directed that flags fly at half-mast tomorrow in honour of our brother, friend and illustrious son of Oyo State.
The Governor said the State Government will be extending to his family, all the courtesies deserving of his personage; praying that: May his soul rest in peace.