Kwara ACN leader Mohammed Dele Belgore SAN has said Nigeria has lost a politician who touched the lives of many people and whose contributions would be debated for years to come.
Belgore, who was ACN governorship candidate in the 2011 poll, was reacting to the death Wednesday morning of Second Republic Senate Leader, Dr Olusola Saraki.
Belgore was among the early callers at the Ikoyi residence of the late politician on Wednesday morning.
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Belgore’s media aide, Rafiu Ajakaye, issued a condolence statement quoting the lawyer as saying: “We are saddened by the sudden death of our father, Abubakar Olusola Saraki who passed away today. No doubt, Nigeria has lost a political giant.
“He was a man who touched the lives of many people and whose contributions would be debated for years to come especially in Kwara where he was the dominant figure for over four decades. “We condole with the family and friends, and pray the Almighty Allah to grant him eternal rest.”