Sanwo-Olu, in a condolence message delivered on Wednesday by Press Secretary Mr. Gboyega Akosile, described the lawmaker’s death as shocking and a great loss to the state.
He sympathized with the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa and state legislators, as well as family, friends and associates of the late Olawale, who collapsed to his death in Jos, Plateau State on Tuesday .
Olawale, until his death, was chairman of the House Committee on Local Government and Community Relations.
The governor said the late Olawale was a committed lawmaker and democrat, who passionately served his constituents and Lagos State until his sudden disappearance.
He urged people to see Olawale’s death as Allah’s will and take comfort from God for a good life past during his lifetime.
Sanwo-Olu also stood in solidarity with the people of the Mushin local government, the deceased constituencies and the leaders and members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state.
“The death of Brother Sobur Olayiwola Olawale is a great loss for the Lagos State House of Assembly and for the state as a whole. I’m sad
“He was a loyal party man and a committed Democrat and legislator. He died at a time when members of his constituency and indeed the whole of Lagos needed his services the most.
“There is no question that Br. Olawale would be missed, particularly his immediate constituents in the Mushin II State Constituency, whose lives he had positively impacted in so many ways while serving as a member of the State House of Assembly. of Lagos.
“I pray that Almighty God grants the soul of our beloved Sobur Olayiwola Olawale eternal rest in Aljannah Firdaus, and grants his immediate family, friends, associates and the Lagos State House of Assembly the strength to bear the loss. irreparable,” he said.
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