Fasanmi Was An Interlocutor For The Common Man – Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday expressed deep sadness and grief over the death of a founding leader of Afenifere, Pa Ayo Fasanmi.
Osinbajo described Fasanmi as a “true patriot, a forthright servant of, and interlocutor for the common man.”
In a statement released by his Media Adviser, Laolu Akande, the vice president expressed his heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased.
The statement reads, “We received the news of the passing of Senator Ayo Fasanmi, with deep sadness and much grief.
“A founding leader of Afenifere, a true patriot, a forthright servant of, and interlocutor for the common man has passed on.
“A man of deep conviction who remained loyal to the end to compatriots and colleagues in the progressive tendency from the Action Group, AG, to the All Progressives Congress, APC, now enters into eternity.
“We thank God for giving you to us for 94 years, your legacy of consistency in egalitarian beliefs, social justice and action lives on.”