Wife of Kogi State Governor, Her Excellency, Mrs. Rashida Bello has described the death of the APC Zonal chairman, Kogi west senatorial district, Hon Ropo Asala as a great loss to the state and the APC family.
MrsBello who made the statement through her media Aide Olamide Adesoro, said the deceased was an asset to the state, noting that his demise has created a vacuum that will be hard to replace as he was a respected leader whose philanthropic disposition and wealth of experience contributed immensely to the growth of the APC party in the state.
Mrs. Rashida Bello while thanking God for the life he lived, stated that his death had left a vacuum that would not be filled in a hurry and enjoined the bereaved family to take solace in Almighty God at this trying time and look up to him for comfort.
The late Hon. Ropo Asala, until his death was the former chairman of Yagba West Local Government Area and also the present APC zonal chairman, Kogi West Senatorial District.