Body Of Slain Ogun Gov's Office Director Buries In Hometown - EDU-BIZNEWS


Saturday, December 2, 2023

Body Of Slain Ogun Gov's Office Director Buries In Hometown

The remains of the slain Director of Finance and Accounts in the Ogun State Governor's Office, Mr. Taiwo Oyekanmi who was killed by suspected armed gang in a Bullion van in Abeokuta last Wednesday's,  has been laid to rest in his hometown, Ifonyintedo in Ipokia Local Government Area of the State.

Governor Dapo Abiodun expressing his heartfelt sympathy with the family and loved ones of the deceased during the Church Service in honour of the late Director over the weekend, described him as a hero, diligent, hardworking man, and a dedicated professional, whom he held in high esteem.

The Governor, represented by the Accountant-General/Permanent Secretary, State Treasury, Mr. Babatunde Aregbesola expressed profound sadness over his death, saying it was a great loss to the Public Service and the State as a whole, noting that Mr. Oyekanmi would be sorely missed.

Reverend, Felix Oluwayinka while  presiding over the service in his sermon,
said every human being should be conscious of death and live each day as if it the end, stating that individuals would return to their creator someday.

Revd. Oluwayinka described the late Director was devout Christian, who lived an exemplary life, saying he was a giver that always give back to the family, church, and community at large.

The Cleric urged the grieving family to find solace, while admonishing everyone to be mindful of the brevity of life and to live each day purposefully.

 He expressed gratitude to the Governor, the deceased colleagues and the entire workforce for their support to the family members. 

He thereafter offered prayers for the repose of the soul of the departed, his family, community and the entire State.

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