The All Progressives Congress APC has expressed regret over the death of the wife of a former Governor of Osun State and the Party’s former Interim National Chairman, Chief Bisi Akande .
Commiserating with former the former governor Of Osun over his late wife Chief (Mrs) Omowunmi Akande who passed on July 11, 2017 at the age of 73, the party described the passage "as sorrowful. The party extends heartfelt condolences. May the Almighty God grant the late Chief (Mrs) Omowunmi Akande eternal rest and the family the strength to bear this great loss", APC said in a statement by its spokesperson, Bolaji Abdullahi.
"The late Omowunmi was a loyal wife of 51 years, dedicated mother, role model and strong pillar of support during His Excellency’s numerous public assignments as former governor of Osun State; former National Chairman of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) and first interim National Chairman of the APC, amongst other public assignments.
"As former First Lady of Osun state, her humility, charitable initiatives and community development efforts endeared her to the people of the state.
"Indeed, the family, government and people of Osun State and indeed our great Party have lost an exemplary woman. We would miss her dearly", it added.