The Oshodi-Isolo local government chairman, Otunba Kehinde Almoroof Oloyede has mourned the death of the Oloworo of Oworonshoki land, Oba Bashir Saliu Oloruntoyin.
Oloyede described the late Oba as forthright traditional ruler whose demise would be greatly missed, stressing that aside the royal institution, the state will also miss his wise counsel, especially his native intelligence on issues.
The council boss condoles with the immediate family of the deceased king, the entire Kosofe local government as well as the people of Lagos state in general.
Otunba Kehinde Almoroof Oloyede however prayed for the repose of the Oba as well as for the family to have the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
“He was a wonderful, reliable, diligent and highly philosophical in thought and action, his wise counsel will be missed by his people and the state at large.
I pray for the repose of his gentle soul and for family to have the fortitude to bear the collosal loss of a great man”, he said.