Tiwalade, wife of the Caretaker Chairman of the Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Mr. Bankole Ogbesetore, on Sunday died in a fatal road accident in Akure, the state capital.
Though the report of the crash was still sketchy at the time of filing this report, it was gathered that the deceased was returning from church when the incident occurred at Alagbaka area of Akure.
A statement issued by the Director, Media & Publicity of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Steve Otaloro, said that APC “received with shock the news of the death of the wife of one of our members, Surveyor Bankole Ogbesetore, who is the Caretaker Chairman of Akure North Local Government.”
It added, “We pray to God almighty that her soul rest in peace and that God gives the strength to her family to bear this irreparable loss.
“We knew her as a lady of strength, humility and dignity.
“Mrs Ogbesetore was a virtuous woman and the pride of every woman in her area as the Akure North LG First Lady.”
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr. Femi Joseph, said he was unaware of the matter, saying the incident was not reported at the Police station.