President Muhammadu Buhari has come out to mourn the death of Pa Ayorinde Fasanmi.
He recently described his passing as a big loss to the nation.
According to him, Pa Fasanmi distinguished himself politically as a member of both the House of Representatives and the Senate while he was alive.
He added that the elder statesman kept on standing for the truth, especially on problems connected to the uplifting of the poor.
His words, “The efforts of Fasanmi in the founding and sustenance of Nigeria’s democracy will be remembered, and posterity will be glad for his great sacrifices.”