Late Mrs Omowumi Akande
By Sodiq Lawal
Senator representing Osun East senatorial district, Senator Babajide Omoworare on Thursday mourned with Chief Bisi Akande, the former governor of Osun state and pioneer chairman of the All Progressive Congress, (APC), over the demise of his wife, Chief Mrs Omowumi Akande who departed to the great beyond Tuesday.
In the statement released which was made available through his media aide, Tunde Dairo to Ife City News, Omoworare described late Mrs Omowumi as a real mother, a pillar of support and epitome of virtually womanhood.
According to the statement, “we have lost a mother, a woman of virtue and value, a passionate, doting and loving mother to all. Mama Akande was a perfect definition of a woman and wife, her submissive, respectfully and respectable personality is highly commendable”
“She was the most passionate fan and pillar of support to Baba Akande, Mama Omowumi Akande will be remembered for her modesty, cheerfulness and generosity and that the quality of life she lived and the enviable tracks she left behind are consoling. But for the inevitability of death, we would have wish she live forever”
“My heart and prayers are with Chief Adebisi Akande, the children, Akande family, the good people of Ila Orangun, government and the people of Osun State and All Progressives Congress family. May we all find enough fortitude to wade through this time, may all she let behind enjoy external guidance, may her soul rest in peace”, Omoworare said.