Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, has sent a message of condolence to the Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu over the death of his wife, Mrs Ifeoma Adah Kalu whose sad event occurred on Monday.
The governor expressed shock over the demise of Mrs Ifeoma Kalu whom he described as an excellent woman, affectionate wife and dutiful mother.
“I am deeply shocked to hear the news of the passing of your dear wife, Mrs Ifeoma Adah Kalu, the sad event of which occurred earlier on Monday.
“My dear friend, I am aware of how close you both were as husband and wife and I can imagine how greaving you are at the moment.
“I know it hurts so bad to lose a loving wife and dependable partner of many years. I wish I could find enough words to comfort you at this moment.
“I understand late Mrs Ifeoma Adah Kalu was an excellent woman, affectionate wife and dutiful mother of your children who was loved by all those who came in contact with her”, the governor said.
Bello urged senator Kalu, his children and other members of his family to take solace in the time his wife spent while stating that she lived well, and served the will of God.
“Be rest assured that my thoughts are with you and my prayers are that you, the children and all those she left behind will find the strength to continue where she stopped. May her soul find eternal rest”.
Mrs Ifeoma Adah Kalu died Monday, 3rd April, 2023 at the age of 61.