The Oyo state Chapter of Borehole Drillers Association of Nigeria (BODAN), has described the death of the chairman Board of Trustees of the association, Engineer Samuel Afolabi, as shocking and devastating
The BODAN in a statement signed yesterday by all members or the association said that they received the news of the demise of Engineer Samuel Afolabi with rude shock, and so, ‘we deem it fit as a matter of the union’s corporate responsibility to commiserate with Our amiable Leader and, by extension, the entire family members Engineer Samuel Afolabi particular and the good members of BODAN Oyo State and Nigeria in general.
Oyo BODAN stated further that, ‘although, the sudden death of our dear beloved Our beloved Father is considered as a colossal loss considering him as fervent Christian ethics, social pedigree, native intelligence, distinctive wisdom and above all, he sophisticated intellectual orientation which over times have been manifesting in leadership outputs of as the chairman Board of Trustees of BODAN. He his a special gift from God to human race. But it is unfortunate that death is inevitable. Hence, our condolence message goes all members of BODAN in the Oyo state.
“It is our fervent prayer that, God who is our source of strength will speedily grant the family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss .
“Once again, All members of BODAN in Oyo state and Nigeria in general is telling Me Samuel Afolabi family to accept our condolence,” BODAN further stated.
On behalf all members of BODAN in Oyo state we say bye bye to our great leader, benefactor mentor. Burial arrangements to be announced by the family. Engineer Samuel Afolabi died at the age of 63 on Monday.
All members of BODAN in Oyo state will surely miss him. On behalf of all members of BODAN in Oyo state, we say goodbye to our great mentor and leader.