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Group mourns Afenifere leader, Ayo Fasanmi ~ Truth Reporters

31 July 2020   |   7:29 am

A group under the aegis of Campaign for True Federalism on Friday commiserated with the Yoruba nation on the passing of elder statesman and leader of the Afenifere, Pa Ayo Fasanmi.

Pa Fasanmi who was a second republic Senator passed on Thursday according to family sources. He was aged 94.

In a statement signed by the Leader of the Campaign for True Federalism, Dr. Sunny Ekakitie, the group said the passing of Pa Fasanmi was a great loss to the nation and the Yoruba people given his outstanding contributions to nation building.

The group lauded the late elder statesman's contributions to the struggle for True Federalism and Good Governance in Nigeria.

"We are saddened by the passing of Pa Ayo Fasanmi your very dynamic leader in Afenifere.

"We the people of the Niger Delta and Campaign for True Federalism are with you in this moment of grief.

"We however thank God for his very fruitful life and his devotion to the struggle for True federalism and good governance in Nigeria."

The group prayed God to grant the deceased family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.

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