Khloe Kardashian’s best friend, Malika Haqq, has penned down an emotional tribute to former Governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi who passed away on Thursday, June 25.
The American actress and TV personality, who is friends with one of Ajimobi’s daughters, Abisola, shared some of her photos with the late politician, describing him as an ‘amazing spirit.’
She went on to appreciate him for loving her as his own child and for being a leader in every way.
My heart is broken. This earth has lost one of the most amazing spirits I have ever known. I will miss you forever. Thank you for loving me as one of your own. You are a leader in every way. I will teach my son of your love, kindness and family values. To my Ajimobi family, your angel has taken his rightful place IJN. I love you God daddy. Rest In Peace
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My heart is broken. This earth has lost one of the most amazing spirits I have ever known. I will miss you forever. Thank you for loving me as one of your own. You are a leader in every way. I will teach my son of your love, kindness and family values. To my Ajimobi family, your angel has taken his rightful place IJN. I love you God daddy. Rest In Peace 🇳🇬
This comes a day after the former Governor passed away in First Cardiologist Consultant Hospital in Lagos state as a result of multiple organ failure due to coronavirus complications.
Many Nigerians including politicians and important figures have also paid tribute to the late Senator.
See some below;
I join Nigerians from all walks of life in mourning with the Ajimobi family, particularly Mrs. Florence Ajimobi and the children, over the passing away of Senator Abiola Isiaka Ajimobi.
— Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) June 26, 2020
My sincere condolences to the good people of Oyo State over the death of former governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi and may God continue to be with his family and loved ones. May his gentle soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/qudAlWYQrU
— Adams Oshiomhole (@A_Oshiomhole) June 26, 2020
A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be – Rosalynn Carter.
A quote drummed into my head by my late leader and mentor, Sen Abiola Ajimobi.
— Oloye Akin Alabi (@akinalabi) June 26, 2020
Grateful for the life lived by @AAAjimobi and commisserate with his family & friends at this difficult time
In memory of late Senator Ajimobi & every Nigerian life lost to #COVID19, we reiterate our commitment to stopping this outbreak
We need all hands on deck to keep pushing https://t.co/EdbcFQxg0c
— Chikwe Ihekweazu (@Chikwe_I) June 26, 2020
The All Progressives Congress (APC) is deeply saddened by the death of Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the immediate-past governor of Oyo State.
Senator Ajimobi’s death has come at a crucial time when the party is looking up to our well-meaning leaders to champion pic.twitter.com/YmdinESTf8
— APC Nigeria (@OfficialAPCNg) June 26, 2020
It is with heavy hearts that my family and I wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to H.E. Mrs Florence Ajimobi the wife to late H.E. Sen Ajimobi a former governor of Oyo state over the death of your dear husband and your entire family over this great lost . pic.twitter.com/1FN1fTWKIQ
— Aisha M. Buhari (@aishambuhari) June 26, 2020
I was so sorry to hear the news of the passing away of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi which sad event took place earlier today. pic.twitter.com/8t5yYotGhx
— Seyi Makinde (@seyiamakinde) June 25, 2020
Good night former GOVERNOR ABIOLA AJIMOBI of Oyo State. My sincere condolences to the family… RIP. pic.twitter.com/Rxym8ciGy6
— Dele Momodu Ovation (@DeleMomodu) June 25, 2020
May Allah forgive and accept the soul of former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi (1949 – 2020). 🤲🏽 pic.twitter.com/unRF4W3SIp
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) June 25, 2020
PDP Saddened, Mourns Ajimobi…Says His Death is An Irreparable National Loss
The NWC of the @OfficialPDPNig on behalf of the NEC & the PDP family, mourns the death of former Governor of Oyo state & immediate past acting National Chairman of the @OfficialAPCNg Sen Abiola Ajimobi pic.twitter.com/uPMah2Kaml
— Official PDP Nigeria (@OfficialPDPNig) June 25, 2020
Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un. I received with shock the death of Sen. Abiola Ajimobi—the immediate past governor of Oyo State. May Allah SWT ease the burden of the loss on the family and grant him the highest place in Jannah.
— Senator Bala A. Mohammed (@SenBalaMohammed) June 25, 2020
I just received the sad news of the passing of Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the immediate past Governor of Oyo State. At this difficult time, my prayers are with Florence, his wife; his entire family; and the people of Oyo State.
— Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa (@IAOkowa) June 25, 2020
On behalf of my family, I condole with the family of Sen. Abiola Ajimobi over the passing away of its patriarch. My condolences also to the government and people of Oyo State. May the Almighty Allah accept his soul and help the bereaved heal from this loss.
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) June 25, 2020