Mimiko pays Gov Akeredolu Condolence visit, says Governor’s mother departed a fulfilled woman.

Written by on September 20, 2022

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Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,SAN, has received former Governor Olusegun Mimiko on a condolence visit, over the death of his mother, Lady Evangelist Grace Bosede Akeredolu JP.

Governor Akeredolu, joined by his Deputy, Hon. Lucky Aiyedatiwa and some members of the State Executive Council, received the former Governor at the Presidential Lodge, Government House, Alagbaka, Akure on Monday Evening.

Mimiko said the visit was not to commiserate but celebrate the life of the late mother of the Governor, Lady Evangelist Akeredolu.

He noted that the deceased departed as a fulfilled woman who lived to witness her children succeed in life.

The former Governor maintained that he alongside some members of his family and political associates has come not to commiserate but to celebrate mama’s life.

Ex Governor Olusegun Mimiko further said Lady Evangelist Grace Akeredolu departed as a fulfilled woman who lived a long life , knew and served God in her life time, stressing that she lived to see her fruits successful.

He assured Governor Akeredolu that they will all participate in giving mama a befitting burial.

Governor Akeredolu in his remark appreciated his predecessor and his entourage for finding time to visit him.

The Ondo Governor however said he and his siblings as well as his immediate family never thought their matriarch would go so soon, noting that she was an example of what people say that “man proposes, God disposes,” as they would have loved their mother lived up to 120 years.

Gov. Akeredolu expressed his belief that God has taken his mother away at a very good time when her seven children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren are alive.

He said is not easy, adding that it is a rare thing, and the grace for longevity is not a grace everybody has .

Going further, the Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Chairman Southern Governors Forum said his mother left at a time when everyone will have the opportunity to celebrate her

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