The Kwara commissioner, James Kolo, who was designed in the Federal Character Commission (FCC) is reportedly dead.
The late James who was nominated for the Federal Character Commission reportedly died in the early hours of Tuesday May 19, after a brief illness. His body has been deposited at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital mortuary.
The Kwara state Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, who commiserated with the Edu community and the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the sudden death of Kolo, described him as a loyal party man and a team player whose death was a great loss to the entire state.
The Gov said;
“We are devastated by the death of Mr. Kolo after recently falling ill. He was a staunch party man and a bridge builder, who worked hard alongside other patriots for the success of the APC in the state.
“We are consoled by the fact that he was a good man who got along with everybody that crossed his path. Many knew him for being a generous person.
“We commiserate with his family and pray to the Almighty God to comfort them and rest his gentle soul.”
The late James was nominated alongside Fareedah Dankaka to represent Kwara as commissioner and chairman respectively, in the Federal Character Commission.