Gov. Biodun Oyebanji of Ekiti has commiserated with the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), Mr Femi Bamisile, and his siblings on the passing of their mother, Mrs Victoria Bamisile.
Oyebanji conveyed his condolences in a statement issued by Mr Yinka Oyebode ,his Special Adviser on Media ,on Sunday.
The governor described the deceased ,who died on Thursday aged 82 , as a loving, dutiful and prayerful mother.
Oyebanji said late Bamishile was a respected community leader, a mother figure to many, adding she made positive impact on many in her community.
The governor said given the exemplary life of service which the deceased lived, her departure should be accorded massive celebration for a life well- spent in the service of God and humanity.
Oyebanji said the exemplary life of late Bamisile, should be a source of consolation to her children.
The governor,who said the deceased would be missed for her counsel, motherly care and generosity of spirit, prayed for the repose of her soul.
“Mama has done her best. She fought a good fight of faith and has gone to have a well-deserved rest.
” I urge my brothers and the entire family to take solace in the fact mama lived a remarkable life of service to God and humanity and that she witnessed her children attain great height,”he said.
He prayed that God should grant Rep. Bamishile and others she left behind the fortitude to bear the loss.(NAN)