Nationwide Chief of the All progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has described the late ex-Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, as one of the best governor the state ever had.
Tinubu stated this in a tribute to the previous governor shortly after Ajimobi was confirmed lifeless.
The previous Lagos State Governor described the deceased as a terrific statesman and a real progressive.
He stated Ajimobi was a real performer which made him to change into the primary governor to ever win a second time period in workplace within the historical past of the state.
Tinubu wrote, “Our get together, the APC, has misplaced one in every of its main lights. The Yoruba race and Oyo State have misplaced a favorite son. I’ve misplaced a devoted good friend, brother, and ally.
“The ache we really feel at his passing is past what phrases can describe. This good and wonderful man has left us however his vitality, activism and dedication to Nigeria and its folks shall all the time be with us.
“He was reputed to be one of the best and most efficient governor Oyo State has had. On this evaluation, I concur as accomplish that many others. The quite a few infrastructural and public works initiatives he initiated actually modified the face of Oyo for the higher.”
“His legacy as a governor might be an everlasting and constructive one. The primary governor to serve two consecutive phrases in Oyo, he broke a political jinx that many stated couldn’t be damaged.”
Tinubu stated the folks of Oyo have been smart and really effectively served to have elected Ajimobi their governor for eight years.
He stated the latest emergence of Ajimobi because the Deputy Nationwide Chairman (South) of the APC was proof that the previous governor was a real get together man.
“His latest emergence as deputy nationwide chairman of our get together was in affirmation of his a few years of service and devotion to the pursuit of democratic governance. The historical past of the APC can’t be squarely written with out him.
“Ajimobi was my good friend and brother. He was trustworthy and forthright. He had the curiosity of the folks at coronary heart. We shared a standard progressive imaginative and prescient for our nation and the right way to carry prosperity, justice and hope to its folks,” Tinubu stated.
He described the deceased as a faithful husband and father and prayed that they discover the consolation that solely Almighty Allah can present at this second.
“Ajimobi’s demise hurts. But, we should all discover power within the great way he lived his life and within the high-quality and good beliefs for which he fought. We should keep it up with the essential activity forward as a result of that’s what my pricey good friend and brother would anticipate of us,” Tinubu stated·