Former Ogun State Governor and Senator representing Ogun Central District at the National Assembly, Ibikunle Amosun has expressed sadness over the death of Senator Buruji Kashamu, aged 62.
Penpushing reports that, Amosun in a condolence message made available by his Media Assistant,Bola Adeyemi, described the deceased as a leading politician,stressing that death has robbed Ogun State and Nigeria of enigmatic politician
“Death, once again, has robbed us of the contribution of an enigmatic politician of the PDP, who represented Ogun East Senatorial District at the 8th Senate, our dear brother Senator Buruji Kashamu’.
‘Although we belonged to different political persuasions, and disagreed on most issues, Senator Kashamu will nonetheless be remembered for his assertive presence in the political arena and uncommon doggedness’.
‘He fought myriad of wars with every breadth in his soul in the defence of whatever he believed in and for his personal freedom. Hate him or love him, he could not be easily ignored”, Amosun stated
The immediate past Governor of Ogun State prayed that the Almighty Allah, will forgive Kashamu’s earthly sins and give him eternal rest, and also expressed condolences to the nuclear and political family members of the late founder and financier of the Omo Ilu Foundation, the Ijebu Igbo Community, and Ogun State as a whole.