By Amidu Arije
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoned with the immediate families of the Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo aka Peperito who died today, Thursday, after a brief illness.
Preisdent Buhari’s condolence message was released by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Shehu Garba on his twitter account on Thursday.
He said his contribution to lawmaking and nation development would be remembered and greatly missed by all.
“President Muhammadu Buhari offers deepest condolences to the family of Osinowo and the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on the death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo, the Senator representing Lagos East senatorial district.
As a member of the 9th senate and a key member of the APC, President Buhari recounts that Sen. Osinowo as Chairman of Senate Committee on Industry & member of other committees, worked diligently to advance this administration’s objective of building a better & prosperous Nigeria.
The President affirms that the Senator’s commitment to meet the needs of his community as a four-time member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, devotion to national development as well as insightful contributions at the floor of the Senate would be fondly remembered & missed,” Garba Shehu tweeted.