Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Friday, described his late mom, Chief Abigail Omojolagbe Makinde, as an epitome of affection and humility, regardless of being a disciplinarian.
DAILY POST gathered that his mom died on Thursday.
Makinde whereas breaking silence over his mom’s loss of life stated the household stays grateful to God for the life his mom lived.
The Governor, whereas receiving the Nationwide Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) led by the Nationwide Chairman, Prince Uche Sencondus, on a condolence go to to his home at Ikolaba GRA, Ibadan, on Friday, stated, “I need to thanks most sincerely for this condolence go to.
“I need to say, on behalf of myself, my spouse, fast household, and prolonged household, we’re very grateful and appreciative of this go to. This occurred yesterday morning and you’re right here this morning. It reveals that you just really love me. So, I need to say thanks.
“Really, we had been getting ready for my mummy’s 81st birthday, which might have been on November 7, precisely three weeks from yesterday. However who’re we to query God?
“We’re grateful to God for the life she lived. To us, she was an epitome of affection, humility. She was robust. When you see that trait in a few of us, it got here from her. And we additionally thank God that it was not like we had been carrying her from one hospital to the opposite. She died peacefully in her sleep. So, we thank God for what He has performed.”
Makinde additionally took the chance to understand the PDP NWC for the arrogance it had in him to steer the Ondo State governorship marketing campaign.
“I may even like to make use of this chance to thank the Nationwide Working Committee of our nice get together for the chance you gave to us to steer the marketing campaign in Ondo State.
“We are able to’t query God for the result of that election. What it means is that we have now to return to the drafting board. We can be submitting a report of these areas the place we fell brief, to the NWC as quickly as practicable.
“I actually need to use this chance to thank all of you who had been there in Akure for the love of our get together and for the help that you just gave to our candidate in Ondo State.
“As soon as once more, my Chairman, I’m appreciative of this go to and I thanks and all of the members of the NWC of our get together.”