Expensive’s Death has deprived us of a first class personality —Gboye Adegbenro, as Jegede visits family
I HAVE LOST A BROTHER AND POLITICAL ASSOCIATE — Gboye Adegbenro
The Deputy Governorship candidate of ZLP in the last 2020 Gubernatorial election in the state and former Commissioner for Works, Engr Gboye Adegbenro, FNSE, has described the death of Hon. Adedayo Omolafe – Expensive as a rude shock.
Adegbenro in his statement made available to SUNSHINETRUTH in Akure, said the state has lost a grassroots mobilizer and a friendly political associate.
He said, “The death of Hon. Adedayo Omolafe – Expensive came to me as a rude shock and unbelievable. I am still in state of unbelief that I, and the political class has lost you.
“You impacted some much on the young, old, male and female. Even as a young consultant in those days, during Agagu’s administration, you related with me as a friend. Among politicians, you were at home with all “
“My brother, it is unfortunate that, Akure and indeed Ondo State have been deprived of a first class personality “
“My prayer is that God will grant you eternal rest and console your family, friends, political associates and Akure as a whole”.
Omolafe’s Life Of Service Will Remain A Reference For Generation – Eyitayo Jegede, SAN
Senior Advocate of Nigeria and one of the prominent sons of Akure, Eyitayo Jegede expressed rude shock at the sudden demise of his friend, brother, and political ally, Omolafe Adedayo Isaac, who was until his untimely death representing the people of Akure South/North at the green chamber.
Jegede while condoling with the deceased immediate family, widespread political followership, PDP Family, and the people of Akure kingdom underscore his unusual philanthropic dispositions, unrivaled grassroots appeal, and leadership prowess; he indeed will be greatly missed.
He wrote in his tribute ” EXPE, Aremokunrin Akure, Nothing could have prepared one for the sudden, tragic, and painful departure. You were there for Akure people and your friends. Your life of service to the people and your community will remain a reference point for generations yet unborn. We will miss you. God will heal the wounds of your untimely departure. My deep condolence to your wife and the children”.
“Adieu! My dear brother, my friend, and our political ally”. Rest In Peace.