Alhaja Oluwatoyin, wife of Agege apex leader of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Safari Adaranijo, died in Lagos on Monday.
The 64-year-old woman was said to have died after a brief illness.
In a statement released on Tuesday, Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, disclosed that the demise of Alhaja Oluwatoyin Gbadero Adaranijo (Nee Macarthy) was shocking.
Obasa described the deceased as a loving wife to her husband and true mother to her children, adding that she would be sorely missed.
He said, “Alhaja Oluwatoyin served God and humanity. Through her profession, she was able to touch many lives positively.
“While we mourn and miss her already, we remain consoled by the fact that she lived worthy life of sacrifice just to ensure the happiness of many.
“On behalf of my family, the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, members of the House of Assembly, I pray for divine strength upon her husband, her children, other family members, friends and associates.
“May God grant the departed Aljana Firdaus,” the Speaker prayed.