Progressive Governors Forum, on Friday, mourned Deputy National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, Senator Abiola Ajimobi.
PGF Chairman and Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Bagudu, in a statement on behalf of his colleagues, said they received the news of Ajimobi’s demise with a heavy heart and gratitude to God.
PGF is the umbrella body of all governors elected on the platform of the APC.
Bagudu said, “We received the death of His Excellency, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi with heavy heart and gratitude to Allah (SWT) for a life well blessed.
“We, the Progressive Governors Forum, join the family, people and government of Oyo State and the nation to pray for the repose of the soul of our dear and beloved Sen. Abiola Ajimobi.
“His death is a loss to the nation and the Nigerian progressive community.
“We pray to God Almighty to grant the family the fortitude to bear this heavy loss. May Allah reward all the good work of Sen. Ajimobi, forgive his limitations and bless what he left behind.
“May the soul of Sen. Abiola Ajimobi rest in peace!”