The Paramount Ruler of Iwoland, HIM Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, mourned Governor Rotimi Akeredolu
of Ondo state describing him as a nationalist.
Oluwo in his a personal statement by his press secretary Alli Ibraheem and made available to newsmen in Osogbo on Wednesday, said he was a colossal loss, not only to his immediate family but also the good people of Ondo and Yoruba race by extension.
The statement reads, “I Commiserate with his wife, immediate family and the good people of Ondo State. Yoruba race has lost a rare gem. He will be missed.
“The role he played in securing Yorubaland cannot be forgotten. He was a nationalist . You are a champion. History will continue to be kind to you. May your souls continue to rest in peace.”