Governor Sanwo-Olu Extends Condolences to Family of FCMB Founder, Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun

Governor Sanwo-Olu Extends Condolences to Family of FCMB Founder, Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun

…By Joseph Benjamin for TDPel Media. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State recently visited the family of the late founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun.


The visit was a gesture of condolence and support following the passing of Balogun on May 19 in London, at the age of 89.

The renowned industrialist had been facing an undisclosed illness, which led to his untimely demise.

Accompanied by his deputy, Obafemi Hamzat, and several aides, Governor Sanwo-Olu expressed his prayers for the departed soul and wished comfort upon the grieving family.


Governor Sanwo-Olu’s Words of Consolation

In a tweet from his verified Twitter account, Governor Sanwo-Olu shared his sentiments about the visit.

He mentioned that he had paid a visit to the widow, children, and family of the late Otunba Subomi Balogun.

During his visit, he offered his heartfelt condolences and prayed to the Almighty for Balogun’s eternal rest.

Furthermore, the governor extended his wishes for comfort to all the loved ones who were affected by the loss.

The visit served as an opportunity for Governor Sanwo-Olu to personally express his support and empathy to the grieving family.


A Time for Mourning and Reflection

The demise of Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun marks the end of an era for both the banking industry and the community he served.

As the founder of FCMB, Balogun made significant contributions to the growth and development of the banking sector in Nigeria.

His entrepreneurial spirit and business acumen played a crucial role in shaping the financial landscape of the country.

Balogun’s passing serves as a reminder of the fleeting nature of life and prompts us to reflect on his legacy.

As the family mourns their loss, they can find solace in the outpouring of support from influential figures such as Governor Sanwo-Olu.


Final Thoughts

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s visit to the family of Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun, the late founder of FCMB, demonstrated his compassion and solidarity during a difficult time.

Through his words and presence, the governor expressed his condolences and offered prayers for Balogun’s eternal peace.

This act of empathy serves as a reminder of the importance of supporting one another in times of sorrow.

The legacy of Balogun will continue to be cherished, and his contributions to the banking industry will be remembered.

As the family grieves, the visit from Governor Sanwo-Olu and his delegation provides a source of strength and comfort.


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