News of the demise of the acting clerk of the Nigerian senate, Mr. Adedotun Durotoye broke out yesterday amid mourning and surprises
The red chambers has expressed surprises at the untimely death of its clerk through its President, Bukola Saraki who expressed shock at Durojaiye’s death.
According to The Punch, Saraki spoke through his media aide, Yusuph Olaniyonu, who maintained that, “We in the National Assembly and in particular, the Senate, received the news of the demise of Durojaiye with great shock.
“He was a vibrant and exceptional public officer. He was there at the inception of this Eight Senate. He conducted the elections of presiding officers. We will surely miss his vast experience, his vibrancy and commitment to legislative duties.”
“My candid advice to the bereaved family is to strengthen their faith in God. We should also know that death is an inevitable end for all humans. I pray God to give you the fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss,” Saraki concluded.