Governors elected on the platform of the governing All Progressive Congress (APC) have described the passing of Pa (Dr) Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun as a loss to Nigeria and progressive community.
The governors under the aiges of Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) said this in a condolences message signed by its chairman and governor of Kebbi state, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Wednesday in Abuja.
The statement said: “We received the death of Pa (Dr) Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun with heavy heart and gratitude to God for a life well lived. His death is a loss to the nation and the Nigerian progressive community.
“We join the family of H.E. Dapo Abiodun and the people of Ogun State to pray for repose of the soul of our dear Pa Abiodun
“We pray that God Almighty grant the family the fortitude to bear this heavy loss.
“May God reward all the good works of Pa Abiodun, forgive his limitations and bless what he left behind.
“May the soul of Pa (Dr) Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun rest in peace!”
Pa Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun passed away on Monday, he was the father of Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun.