President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has condoled with Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, and the entire Baraje family, on the death of their mother, Hajiya Aisha Omo Agba Baraje.
Similarly, the Kwara state governor, Alh Abdulfatah Ahmed and Speaker, Dr Ali Ahmad have commiserated with Baraje over the death of her mother.
Alhaja Ayisat Omo Agba Baraje died Wednesday’s night at the age of 96 and was buried the same day in accordance with Islamic rites.
The Senate President In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu,spoke glowingly of the late Hajiya Baraje and stated that she has raised a family that has produced one of Nigeria’s finest patriots and committed professionals.
In his own condolence message, Kwara state governor, Alh Abdulfatah Ahmed described the death of Hajiya Aisha Omo Agba Baraje as a big loss and a difficult vacuum to fill.
In the message signed by his chief press secretary, AbduIwahab Oba, Gov Ahmed said the death of Hajiya Aisha "at a time when his son, Kawu Baraje, is leading a political reformation and realignment in the country is such a devastating and shocking news".
He admonished the family of the deceased, particularly Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje to see the death of Hajiya Aisha as an act of God while praying Allah to grant the deceased the best of paradise and grant the family the fortitude to bear the loss.
Also, the Speaker of Kwara state House of Assembly, Dr Ali Ahmad described Hajia Ayisat’s death as sudden and painful.
Ahmad, in a condolence message sigbed by his SpecialAssistant on Media, Shuaib AbdulKadir described the Baraje’s Matriarch as a pious woman who use everything she had to promote Islam in her community positively.
He noted that the deceased lived a life worthy of emulation as evidently seen on how she nurtured Alhaji Kawu Baraje to a man he has become in life.