The Immediate past governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has expressed sadness over the death of former Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi who passed on on Saturday after multiple organ failure.
Ahmed while saying that his heart griefs over Ajimobi’s death described him as a focused administrator.
In a statement issued in Ilorin on Saturday by the former Governor, he condoled Senator Ajimobi’s family, the government and the people of Oyo State.
The statement which was signed by the former Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Dr. Femi Akorede said “Senator Isiaka Ajimobi, former Oyo State Governor’s death came as an immense shock to my family and me.
“He was a devoted family man, accomplished technocrat, and a well-loved politician whose deep affection for Oyo State was not in doubt. I remember him as a principled colleague, focused administrator and candid politician.
“ For me, Oyo State will celebrate Senator Ajimobi’s impact as a lawmaker and Governor for a long time.
“I offer sincere condolences to Mrs. Florence Ajimobi and the children, His Excellency, Governor Seyi Makinde, and the good people of Oyo State. May Allah forgive Senator Ajimobi, grant him Aljanah, and uphold the loving family he left behind.”