The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has identified with the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on the demise of his mother, Deaconess Comfort Melaye.
Following his announcement of her demise on his social media handle on Thursday, May 2, the PDP on Friday, May 3.
Melaye’s Thursday post read: “With total submission to the will of the Almighty God, I on behalf of the Melaye’s announce the passing into Glory of our beloved mother, Deconess Comfort Melaye. We thank God for Godly life she lived. I love you my mother and Friend. We shall surely meet again. Sen. Dino M.”
He later added:
“You are still alive because you live in me. I know you will never leave me my dependable mother, sister and best friend. You were more than just a mother. You gave your tomorrow for my today. Mummy the cloud is without form, but I take solace in the fact that we shall see again”.
Meanwhile, the PDP has asked the Senator and members of the deceased family to be consoled by the fulfilled life their mother lived.
Speaking through its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, the Party expressed sadness at the event, noting that the deceased was a source of inspiration to her son and others.
“Though we mourn, we take solace in the fact that Deaconess Melaye lived a fulfilled life and bequeathed to our dear nation, as well as our great party, the PDP, a patriot, quintessential democrat and true leader in Senator Melaye” the Party said.
They prayed God to grant them the fortitude to bear the loss.