President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday has condoled with the family of former Nigeria’s Ambassador to Ethiopia and Representative to the African Union, Amb. Victor Adeyeye Adegoroye, who passed on at 93.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina in Abuja on Monday, Buhari commiserated with the Ondo State Government, family of the late ambassador.
The president also condoled with Adegoroye’s friends and colleagues, especially those he worked with for many years as a career diplomat.
He urged the family to take solace in the fact that the patriarch of the Adegoroye family lived faithfully and served his country dutifully.
According to the president, Adegoroye’s contributions to national development will always be remembered and acknowledged by posterity.
President Buhari prayed that God would comfort the family and grant his soul eternal rest.