The Minister of Communications, Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu has commiserated with the governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and the people of Osun State over the death of the governor’s mother, Alhaja Saratu Aregbesola, who died and was buried yesterday.
While describing Alhaja Aregbesola’s death as painful to the Aregbesola dynasty of Ilesha in Osun State, the minister thanked Almighty Allah for granting the deceased long life, to have died at a ripe age of 84 years.
In statement by SA Media to the Hon. Minister,Victor Oluwadamilare, He prayed that Allah will grant her soul Aljanah Fridous and grant the Aregbesola family the fortitude to bear the loss.
Barr. Shittu in the same vein commiserated with the governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the people of the state and the Faleti family over the death of literary and artistic icon, Alagba Adebayo Faleti who died couple of days ago.
He said that the entire Yoruba race will miss the great impact that the Faleti had on the literary and theatre art industry where he had left indelible marks.
The minister as well admonished the family left behind by the theatre icon to take solace in the fact that the deceased gave the family a good name which posterity can never forget.