Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has commiserated with President Goodluck Jonathan on the death of his brother, Chief Meni Jonathan.
In a condolence letter to the President, Governor Oshiomhole said: “I received with shock, the news of the passing of your younger brother, Chief Meni Jonathan.
“On behalf of the government and people Edo State, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to Your Excellency, your family and the immediate family of the departed.
“I feel and share in your grief, your Excellency, especially given that Chief Meni Jonathan left us at a young age, but be comforted that he will be remembered fondly for all that he accomplished in such a short life as a wonderful person, a great father, husband, brother and community leader.
“Your Excellency, our faith tells us that your brother has gone to his eternal rest. It should give us solace to know that he is at peace and will reap his rewards for the good life he lived.
“I pray that Almighty God will give you the fortitude you need and May His comfort at this difficult time.”