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Obaseki commiserates with Ugbesias over matriarch’s passing

27 Oct 2023

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has commiserated with the House of Prince Ugbesia, over the passing of their matriarch, Mama Edetubu Ugbesia.

In a statement, the governor described the late matriarch as a loving and compassionate mother, who led an impactful life.

According to him, “I am saddened by the news of the passing of the matriarch of the House of Prince Isikhuemen Ugbesia, Mama Edetubu Ugbesia, a loving and compassionate mother, whose legacy is firmly rooted in community service.

“A kind and diligent mother, Mama lived an impactful life and groomed children that have greatly uplifted their community and touched lives immensely.”

He continued: “She was gracious and hardworking, traits which she passed on to her children.

“A community leader, she gave herself freely in service of humanity and was always keen to help those in need.

“She was always on hand to provide advice and guidance, serving as a fountain of knowledge for all who sought wise counsel from her.

“She will be remembered for her meekness, love for God, and an abiding commitment to the welfare of her people.

“I commiserate with the Ugbesias, associates, friends and well-wishers and pray that God will grant all the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss,” he added.

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