Okanlawon Mourns Ibadan North HoR Member, Akinremi Jagaban

Founder and President of the Olusegun Okanlawon Foundation (OOF), Engr.(Dr) David Olusegun Okanlawon, has expressed sadness over the demise of the house of representatives member representing Ibadan North Federal Constituency, Hon. Akinremi Olaide Jagaban.

The 51 year old Akinremi, who represented Ibadan North Federal Constituency, was the chairman of the House Committee on Science Research Institutions, died in the early hours of Wednesday.

Okanlawon, in a condolence message through his Media Aide, Adedokun Sunday Harshasha, said the news of the death of Hon. Akinremi came as a shock to him.

He said, “It is with a heavy heart I condole with the family and constituents of Late (Hon) Prince Akinremi Jagaban, who went the way of all flesh in the early hours of today.

“The news of his demise came as a shock to me and it saddens that a vibrant and promising politician has left us even though his legacies are preserved.

“Hon. Akinremi Jagaban left an indelible mark in his constituent and beyond. He touched lives and there are still more than enough sustainable plans he had in place before he gave in to the cold hands of death.

“The whole Ibadan and Oyo state at large are mourning this devastating loss and we pray not to experience this type of loss again.

“May Almighty God forgive the soul of Hon Akinremi Jagaban and grants him the highest of paradise. May he grant the family and constituents the fortitude to bear the loss, ” he added.

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