_…describes him as a true spiritual leader…_
By Sunday Oguntuyi Osogbo
The Asiwaju of Ikire land, Mr Bola Oyebamiji has mourned the death of the Chief Imam Of Ikire Kingdom, Alh. Sheikh Yunus Ajibade Raaji (Olohun Osee) who passed on in the late hours of Thursday.
Mr Oyebamiji who is also the Balogun Musulumi of Irewole/Isokan/Ayedaade Federal constituency described the late Imam as a true spiritual leader who he learnt so much from.
The Ex-Commissioner for Finance in Osun stated these in a condolence message to residents and indigens of Ikire land and made available to newsmen by his media aid on Friday.
Oyebamiji said the demise of Alhaji Olohun Osee as fondly called came to him as a rude shock, adding that it is a huge loss to Ikire Kingdom and the entire State.
The condolence message read in parts, “I condole with every son and daughter of our kingdom especially the Muslim Umah on the demise of our religious leader, Alh. Sheikh Yunus Ajibade Raaji, popularly known as Olohun Osee. It is painful indeed, but who are we to question almighty Allah.
“Our late Chief Imam was not just a religious leader to us in Ikire land, he was a father to us all, to my family in particular, he was a father to me and my entire family.
“His period as Chief Imam of Ikire land was entirely peaceful, progressive and highly beneficial to residents and indigens of Ikire land, we can only pray for him to find peace with his creator.
“I condole with his immediate family members and Muslims all over the world on the demise of this great man. May Allah Subhaanahu Watahaala forgive and overlook all his sins and grant him Aljanat firdaos”. The Balogun Musulumi stated.