Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has commiserated with his colleague governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu over the demise of his mother Lady Evangelist Grace Akerodolu (JP) who passed on Thursday at the age 90 years.
Governor Bello’s in his commiseration which was contained in a press statement signed on Thursday by his Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu described a mother’s demise as a pain best understood by those who have felt it.
He noted that despite being of age, the vacuum such loss creates cannot be filled by anyone, urging the governor to take consolation in the truth that Mama lived a fulfilled life in the service of his creator and humanity.
Governor Bello similarly extended his commiseration to the entire family of the deceased over the demise of their matriarch while urging them to continue in Mama’s footsteps and preserve her good legacies.
The governor prayed for God to grant Lady Akeredolu eternal rest and for consolation to everyone who has been hurt by her demise.