Death of Wigwe shocking, devastating - Oborevwori

2024-02-13 06:48:13

Blueprint Newspapers Limited

The Delta state governor, Mr. Sheriff Oborevwori Monday expressed shock and sadness over the death of the Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Access Bank, Mr. Herbert Wigwe, his wife, Doreen and son, Chizi in a helicopter crash in the United States of America over the weekend.

In a statement by his chief press secretary, Sir Festus Ahon, Governor Oborevwori described the deaths as awful, heartbreaking, startling, and devastating.

He also mourned the demise of the former Group Chairman of Nigerian Exchange Group Plc (NGX Group), Abimbola Ogunbanjo, among others who also lost their lives in the crash.

Oborovweri remarked that Wigwe was a visionary leader and a thoroughbred professional who had a huge impact on the banking and business atmosphere, adding that the corporate world in Nigeria would miss him a great deal.

He commiserated with the deceased family, Access Holdings, friends and loved ones, and prayed God to grant them the fortitude to bear the irreparable losses.

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