Dr. Oludare Akande MON, chairman and CEO of Bellagio Airline, has commiserated with Governor Seyi Makinde as well as victims of Tuesday’s explosion in Ibadan.
In a personally signed statement, Akande stated that “I write to you with deep sorrow and sympathy as we mourn the tragic incident of the Ibadan blast that has caused immense devastation and suffering to the people of Oyo State. It is disheartening to witness such a calamity that has affected the lives and well-being of so many.
“On behalf of myself, my family and the entire teams of my various interests, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims, the Governor and Government of Oyo State who have been affected by this terrible tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those who have been injured and those who have lost their loved ones. May they find strength and solace during this challenging time.
“Governor Seyi Makinde, I also want to express our unwavering support and solidarity with the government of Oyo State as you navigate through this crisis. Your leadership and commitment to the welfare of the people during this difficult period are deeply appreciated. We pray for wisdom, guidance, and resilience as you work tirelessly to provide relief and support to the affected families and neighborhoods.
“In the face of such adversity, we must come together, support one another, and demonstrate the resilience that defines our collective spirit. It is our hope that the healing power of unity and community will help ease the pain and bring about restoration and recovery to all those impacted by this tragedy.
“May the Almighty grant comfort to the grieving, strength to the injured, and wisdom to those leading the response efforts. Our hearts are with the people of Oyo State as they confront this challenging time, and we stand ready to offer any assistance or support needed as you recover from this catastrophic event.
“With deepest sympathy and prayers,” he said.