Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State, along with companions, expressed condolences to the family of Abimbola Ogunbanjo after his tragic death in a helicopter crash. Abimbola Ogunbanjo, the former Chairman of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc from 2021 to 2022, lost his life in a fatal helicopter crash on the night of February 9, 2024 (Saturday morning, Nigerian time). The tragic incident also resulted in the loss of Herbert Wigwe, the Group CEO of Access Holdings and former Managing Director of Access Bank.
Dapo Abiodun visited the Wigwe family as well as the Ogunbanjo family to offer his condolences.
He wrote following his visit to the Ogunbanjos: “With heavy hearts, we sincerely offered our condolences to the grieving family of the late Baamofin Abimbola Ogunbanjo, whose life was tragically lost in a devastating helicopter accident. It pains us deeply to endure this sorrowful news, but we find solace in knowing that Otunba Ogunbanjo led a life filled with goodness and profound influence.
“In this difficult period, we stand united with the bereaved family, sharing their profound grief. May God’s solace and strength embrace them, providing comfort during this arduous journey.