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Kogi Speaker, Kolawole Loses Wife

Kogi Speaker, Kolawole Loses Wife
  • PublishedDecember 5, 2021

The Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Honourable Mattew Kolawole has lost his wife, Mrs Esther Zeinab Kolawole to the cold hand of health on Sunday morning after a brief illness.


It was gathered that Pastor Kolawole, aged 50, died at a Lagos hospital on Sunday following an illness.


Governor Bello in a condolence message by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, said he was devastated by the news of the passing of the Speaker’s wife, saying, it is a trying and tough moment for the state.


Bello described Pastor Kolawole as a virtuous and God-fearing woman who stood firmly behind her husband at all times in the course of their marital journey until she was called home.


The governor said Pastor Kolawole has left a great vacuum and would be sorely missed by the people for all the roles she played during her lifetimes.


He said the state government will stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Rt Hon Mathew and his family at this trying moments.


The Governor condoled with the entire family of Prince Kolawole, the state assembly and the people of Kabba Bunu constituency.


He prayed God to grant the Speaker and his family; the House of Assembly, the people of Kabba Bunu and the entire state fortitude to bear the loss as well as grant the soul of the reposed eternal rest.


Pastor Mrs Kolawole was survived by her husband, children, siblings and aged mother.

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