By Amidu Arije
It was a solemn moment at the 8 day fidau prayer for the late mother of chairman of Oshodi Isolo Local Government, Alhaja Shakirat Modupeola Ariyoh who died at the of 77.
The fidau prayer according to one of the sons of the deceased, Hon.Abolore Adebayo Ariyoh the fidau wouod have been elaborately held but for the ravaging coronavirus pandemic, it was held only by family members and few invited Islamic scholars in accordance to the social distancing order of the government.
“Due to the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world with measures to curb its further spread in our community , the Immediate Family of Muse-Ariyoh today observed 8th day fidau prayers of their late mother Alhaja Shakirat Modupeola Ariyoh in a low key in accordance to preventive measures and other regulations to curb the communal spread of COVID-19,” he said
He expressed their profound gratitude to family, friends, and associates for standing by them in their trying period of their mother’s demise.
He added that the next line of activities in celebration of a life well spent of the Golden mother of Oshodi-Isolo Local Government shall be communicated to all.
The Oshodi-Isolo Local Government council boss, Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse Ariyoh also thanked all for support and love the family has been enjoying since the departure of their mother which he said would linger forever in their memory.