Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has commiserated with the Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu over the death of his wife, Mrs Ifeoma Adah Kalu whose sad event occurred earlier on Monday.
The governor, in his condolence letter expressed shock over the passing 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 whose sad event 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.
Governor 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.
“You must, however, take solace in the time your wife spent with us and the testimonies of her fear of God and charity should provide strength for the family, knowing that she lived well, and served the will of the Almighty.
“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.