The #NotToYoungToRun Lagos Movement has sympathize with the Government of Lagos and the governor over the demised of his side, Omotayo Sanyaolu. This was contained in a Press Statement signed by the Coordinator of the Movement, Feyikemi Fabiyi and made available to Community Gist. The statement reads:
“With a saddened heart, on behalf of #Nottooyoungtorun Lagos Movement, We, at #Nottooyoungtorun, Lagos State Chapter condole with the governor of Lagos state, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Ministry of Youth and Social Development and all youth groups in Lagos State over the sudden demise of Mr. Omotayo Sanyaolu, the Senior Special Adviser (SSA) to the governor on Tertiary Education, Youth and Student Affairs, who passed away at an early hour in a mischief motor accident on Friday, July 29th, 2022.
“The death of our dear friend and brother came as a rude shock to us.
“Mr. Omotayo Sanyaolu was a friend to all youths, and he worked tirelessly to ensure youth participation in the government affairs. He was a promising young man who dedicated all his life for youth programs and youth inclusiveness in governance and politics. He sacrificed so much for their well-being and humanitarian services across Lagos State.
“For the last few years, Omotayo Sanyaolu has been a supporter of the movement on some of our agitations and programs. Omotayo Sanyaolu, you will be greatly missed. You are just like a candle in the wind.
“However, our sincerest condolences to the Lagos State Government and to the entire Sanyaolu family. We wish you peace, comfort, courage, and lots of love at this time of sorrow. Our hearts go out to you at this difficult time.
“It is often hard to find the right words at a time like this.
“Rest in peace, Omotayo Sanyaolu, our dear brother and friend. You will be greatly missed.”