The Honorable Member Representing Ibadan North Constituency ll, Hon. Adebayo Babajide Gabriel has express shock over the death of a former federal lawmaker, who in his life time represent Ibadan North federal Constituency at the green chambers Hon. Tayo Sarumi.
The former lawmaker, who represented Ibadan North federal constituency between 2003 and 2007, died on Friday evening at an undisclosed hospital.
Hon. Adebayo Babajide Gabriel in a Statement made available to TODAY SPLASH, Describe the former lawmaker a rallying point for all in Ibadan North and Oyo State in general.
“The news of our reverd father, late Hon. Tayo Sarumi came us as a rude shock, Baba has served Ibadan North and Nigeria meticulously, he was known for speaking truth to power and standing by the masses”.
“Baba’s Passion for development and growth of his people was next to none, he raised the bar for representation during his days, until his death his achievements is still on the lips of everyone”.
Hon. Tayo Sarumi was a grassroot mobilizer, a true definition of Democrat, who’s watchword was equity and justice, one who’s vision is to bring the good out of everyone around him, you’ve been a great mentor to us, we will uphold your legacy and ensure Ibadan remains best amongst it’s equal.
Hon. Adebayo Babajide also commensurate with the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Candidate for Ibadan North Federal Constituency Hon. Lanre Sarumi, over the painful exit of his Father, other members of his immediate family, adding that baba lived a great life Worthy of celebrating, pray that God will give the family the fortitude to bear the Irreparable Loss.