President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has described former governor of Oyo state Lam Adesina who passed on to the great beyond yesterday as a progressive who stood on the side of the people at all times.
Senator Mark in a condolence message to the government and people of Oyo state on demise of Adesina said the former governor would be remembered for his passion , selfless service and love for the ordinary Man.
He lamented that Adesina died at a time when his wealth of experience and administrative acumen were needed to navigate through the challenging political situation at the moment.
According to Mark, ” death is a necessary end that must come when it shall. We are however consoled that Late Adesina contributed positively to the development of the society during his life time. He left an indelible footprint on the sand of time. He left a legacy of service to the society, honesty and commitment to the ideals of nation hood” .
Senator Mark counseled today’s leaders to emulate the virtues of honesty, hard work and democratic ideals which Adesina represented saying “that is the sure way to keep his legacies.”