Wasilat Obanikoro, mother of the former minister of defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has passed on to glory.
Mr Obanikoro announced it this morning via SMS that his mother passed on in the early hours of Saturday morning at the age of 95.
The aged woman was reportedly ill for a few weeks before she yielded the call to glory at her Isale-Eko residence this morning in Lagos.
According to islamic rites, she would be buried today at Ikoyi cemetery by 3pm.
May her soul rest in perfect peace as we commiserate with the former defence minister.