Encomium and eulogies have continued to trial the death of Senator Isiaka Adeleke.
One of the first sympathisers were ex-head of State Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Senate President Bukola Saraki among others.
Read their messages.
I mourn with the people of Osun State and the Adeleke’s over the sad loss of Senator Isiaka Adeleke; May his gentle soul Rest In Peace. – IBB
Senator Isiaka Adeleke;a calm,principled and responsible gentleman.He represented his people with maturity,dignity and distinction.Adieu- Sheu sanni
Senator Adeleke was a leader in every right, a formidable colleague, patriotic statesman, good family man and complete gentleman
Senator Adeleke was always passionate about his work. He always exhibited a distinct dedication and an ability to work with everyone- Saraki
Osun state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party led by Soji Adagunodo has described the sudden death of the first Executive Governor of Osun state, Senator Isiaka Adeleke as shocking and very devastating.
The party has therefore declared a 3-day mourning and an immediate suspension of all party activities across the state while the PDP flag will be flown at half mast in honour of the former governor who was once a senator on the platform of the party.
Reacting to demise of Adeleke today , Senator Mark said: ” I am shocked and saddened by the sudden demise of my colleague, Senator Isiaka Adeleke . It is just devastating that he is no more.
He stated: ” Senator Adeleke was a peace maker. He always craved for peace , equity , justice and national unity. Whenever we had challenges and tension in the Senate, Adeleke was always a ready hand to calm frayed nerves