Gov. AbdulRazaq mourns former deputy governor


Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has commiserated with the family of former deputy governor, Simon Sayomi who died on Wednesday.

The governor’s condolence message was contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Rafiu Ajakaye on Thursday in Ilorin.

“The governor received the news of the death of the former deputy governor with sadness, but with total submission to the dictate of the Almighty God who gives and takes life.

“The governor recalled that Sayomi was a perfect gentleman, a bridge builder, a community leader, and a respectable statesman who served the state well.

“He was until his death a major supporter of the ‘Oto ge’ administration,” he said.

The governor prayed Almighty God to repose the soul of the deceased and comfort his family.