The death of the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State Evangelist Niyi Pirisola has been described as a colossal loss to the people of the local government in particular and Ondo State in general.
In a statement issued in Abuja, the federal legislator representing Okitipupa/Irele federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Prince Mike Omogbehin said the news of the death of the political bigwig came as a rude shock.
Prince Omogbehin said the sudden death of Evangelist Pirisola was an eclipse that darkens the day.
He noted that the people of the local government have been thrown into a sombre mood with the assassination of the illustrious son of the land.
While calling on the police in the state to unravel the assailants and bring the culprits to book, Prince Omogbehin said this kind of death of Evangelist Pirisola is strange to Ikaleland and highly condemnable.
Prince Omogbehin commiserated with the government and the good people of Ondo State over the sudden death of the man described by many as fine gentleman who could no hurt a flie.
Prince Omogbehin said Evangelist Pirisola will be highly missed for his firm belief in politics without bitterness.
He prays God to grant his family members and the people of the state the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
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