Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday condoled with the family of Mr. Ayoleke Adu, Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Economic matters who died yesterday.
Osinbajo in a statement by his Special Assistant oin Media and Publicity Mr. Laolu Akande, the presidential aide died at the age of 44.
The statement read, “With heavy hearts, we regret to announce the untimely passage of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Economic Matters, Mr. Ayoleke O. Adu. He was aged 44.
“Adu, a diligent economic professional and Certified Financial Analyst, CFA, passed on last week Saturday after a period of illness.
“Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on behalf of the President and himself condoles with his wife, children, mother and the entire family. He prays that God will grant them the fortitude to bear the loss.
“Before he joined the Buhari presidency last year, Adu was the Chief Executive Officer of Morgan Capital Securities Ltd, a leading investment firm with headquarters in Lagos.
“As a member of the President’s Economic Management Team and a presidential aide deployed to the Office of the Vice President, Adu would be remembered as a patriotic, forthright, creative and astute professional. He will indeed be sorely missed.
“Burial arrangements will be announced later.”