Nigerian Concord Newspaper
A former member, Ondo State House of Assembly who represented Akure South constituency 1 between 2003-2007, Hon. Olukanye Eleko sent his heart- felt condolences to Barrister Eyitayo Jegede, SAN on the death of his beloved mother, Madam Olutola Jegede who died at a ripe age of 96 years.
Hon. Eleko who is a friend to the famous Jegede’s family also commiserated with Comrade Gbenga Jegede & other siblings.
In a letter of condolence sent from his base in the United States of America through the press to the family, the PDP stalwart described the Late as an epitome of good motherhood and dedicated Christian who was well loved by children, employees, friends, families & associates.
‘It’s a thing of extremely joy that mama departed at a ripe age, full of good health & vigour and survived by highly successful children.” The statement reads.
“Mama lived a good life that will definitely guarantee her a befitting abode in the palatial Paradise. We should all celebrate her glorious exit. I pray for her eternal rest”. The statement concluded.
Hon. Eleko emphasizes with Jegede’s family at this period of their grief and prays for God’s comfort for her loved ones to withstand this trying episode.