- President Tinubu has mourned the death of Alaba Lawson
- The Iyalode of Yorubaland died on Saturday morning
Tinubu mourns Alaba Lawson
President Tinubu has expressed grief over the death of Nigerian business magnate and Iyalode of Yorubaland, Alaba Lawson.
President Bola Tinubu is mourning the death of Iyalode of Yorubaland, Alaba Lawson.
Lawson, a business mogul and educationist died in the early hours of Saturday.
Her death was announced in a statement signed by the Executive Secretary of Abeokuta Chambers of Commerce, Industry Mines and Agriculture, Abdulrahman Maku.
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Reacting to her death, Tinubu in a statement, on Saturday, by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, described 72-year-old Lawson as an enterprising, courageous, astute, distinguished businesswoman and leader.
“Iyalode Lawson epitomised enterprise, brilliance, and ingenuity. Her death is a very painful loss. May the Almighty God grant her eternal rest,”
Until her death, she was the Iyalode of Egbaland and Chairman of Chairman Board of Trustees of ABEOCCIMA.
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