The younger brother of the late lawmaker, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, who happens to be the father of the music star, Davido, Mr Deji Adeleke has said that he and his family and supporters of his late brother are in pains following his sudden death on Sunday morning.
He stated this while appreciating the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, together with Senator Babajide Omoworare and other senators paid the family a condolence visit on Monday.
Saraki, who arrived at the residence in Ede around 3:49 left about 30 minutes after condoling with Deji and other members of the family of the deceased.
Deji said, “On behalf of the Adeleke family, I want to thank Senator Bukola Saraki and other senators for coming to commiserate with the family. We are still in pain. We love our brother very dearly. He was a man of the people.”
He said the numbers of people, who had been trooping in to commiserate with the family showed that he was well loved by the people.
Saraki, who said he came to visit the Adelekes as a family member and as the President of the Senate said the late politicians would be sorely missed by many people whose lives were positively impacted by him.
He urged the family to accept the death and pray for the repose of the soul of the decorated.