The Nationwide chief of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the demise of former lawmaker, Buruji Kashamu, as an enormous loss to the nation’s political household.
Tinubu mentioned this in an announcement he personally signed and made obtainable to DAILY POST on Sunday.
Kashamu, who represented Ogun East Senatorial District on the Senate, died of COVID-19 associated points at First Cardiology Consultants in Lagos on Saturday.
“I’m deeply shocked and saddened by the information of the passing of Senator Buruji Kashamu. He was a notable chief within the nation and a real grassroots politician. He fought for his convictions, for the individuals of Ogun State and for his nation,” Tinubu mentioned.
“Senator Kashamu was additionally a superb celebration man. He was unwavering in his help for his celebration, PDP, via all of the twists and turns of his political life. His passing is an enormous loss to the bigger political household in Nigeria.
“He labored assiduously to advance the political and financial fortunes of his state. Kashamu represented, with benefit, Ogun East within the eighth Nationwide Meeting and labored properly for his constituents. He was a sort and beneficiant man, a philanthropist in his personal proper and an astute businessman.
“I like his political doggedness and sagacity, and his steadfastness in pursuing no matter he believes in, although we have been by no means in the identical political celebration.
“His passing has lengthened the grotesque record of vital personalities which have been misplaced to the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally it is a tragic reminder that the lethal virus stays very a lot with us.
“We should all proceed to embrace all of the protecting protocols really helpful by the federal government and well being authorities, at the same time as we step by step start the re-opening of our economic system and return to a brand new regular in our life kinds.
“Once more, Kashamu’s sudden demise has demonstrated the transience of human life and rekindles the truth that demise is inevitable for each mortal.
“As such, it behoves on us to be variety to the lifeless. I mourn together with his household, notably his wives, youngsters and grandchildren. Might Almighty Allah lay His fingers of safety on them at this second. I mourn together with his buddies and associates throughout the nation.”
The APC chief additionally condoled with Governor Dapo Abiodun, the federal government and other people of Ogun State over the misplaced and prayed that Almighty Allah forgive of his shortcomings, reward his good deeds and grant him Aljanna Fridaus.