The founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr Frederick Fasehun, has died and President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Yoruba nation.
The President also condoled with the family of the medical practitioner and the government and people of Ondo State.
President Buhari recalled the prominent role Dr Fasehun played as a member of the defunct National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) which campaigned against military rule in the country.
The President prayed that Almighty God comforts all those who mourn the octogenarian and grant peace to his soul.
Femi Adesina, a Nigerian journalist, is the special adviser on media and publicity to the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. Adesina wrote for Vanguard and National Concord Newspapers before joining The Sun Newspaper, where he rose to editor-in-chief. He was the President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors when he was appointed by President Buhari in 2015.