Peter Obi Pays Condolence Visit To Wigwe, Ogunbajo’s Families


LAGOS FEBRUARY 14TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Labour Party Presidential candidate in 2023 general election, Mr Peter Obi  paid condolence visit to the families of Herbert Wigwe and Abimbola Agunbanjo who died in California helicopter crash.

Obi  who made the pronouncement of his visit in his X platform (formerly twitter)  said,”Yesterday, with a heavy heart,  I paid a condolence visit to the beloved families of my very dear friends, Herbert Wigwe and Abimbola Ogunbajo, whose deaths continue to break my heart and those of many in the nation.

“I expressed my deepest sympathies to the Wigwe and Ogunbajo families over this colossal loss. Herbert and I have remained very close friends over the years and I cherish the times, ideas, and moments we shared

“His death remains a terrible sore in my heart, especially when I consider his immense contributions to our national development, and his plans to do more for the nation in the very critical areas of development.


“He was a man who remained committed to the advancement of the nation and the progress of the people especially the youth. As we mourn his very painful death, we are comforted by the enduring legacies he left behind, the lives he positively touched both within and outside Nigeria,

and the cherished memories of his kindness, simplicity, and love for humanity. May God Almighty grant eternal rest to Herbert, his wife, and son; to Abimbola Ogunbajo, and all those who died in the plane crash.

“May God comfort their families, and indeed all of us who mourn, and give us the fortitude to bear this sad and irreplaceable loss. –PO”


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