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Fayemi mourns former Presidential candidate, Harry Akande

The Governor of Equiti State, Dr. Kayod Vaimi sympathized with the household of the late enterprise magnate and former presidential aspirant, President Harry Akande, who died on Saturday on the age of 77. Governor Yinka Oyebode described Akande's loss of life as an unlucky and irreparable loss, not only for his relations and the nice residents of Oyo however for the nation as an entire.

Late president of Nigeria Governors Discussion board mentioned Akande made his option to the highest, constructed a robust enterprise empire and have become influential all over the world by means of onerous work effort, wit and diligence. Politics as a software for social and financial change, however he couldn’t fulfill his desires of ruling the nation as a presidential candidate on the platform of the then Nigerian Individuals's Celebration (ANPP). Nevertheless, President Harry Akande mentioned he performed politics with out bitterness as a result of his resolution to take part in politics was to deepen democracy and create a system that meets the wants of the plenty and never self-inflated or rich.

“The information of Chief Akande’s loss of life got here as a shock. He was certainly a fantastic man and an aesthetic politician envisioning a system that may meet the wants of the Nigerian plenty. There isn’t a doubt that he had a very good repute all over the world as a profitable businessman and peace-loving politician.

I pray that the Lord will give him everlasting consolation and provides his household the persistence to bear the irreparable loss. On behalf of the federal government and folks of Ekiti State, I sympathize with the federal government and folks of Oyo State, ”the governor mentioned.