President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwunmi Adesina has lost his mother.
The former Minister of Agriculture announced his mother’s death at the age of 92 on his Twitter page on Thursday.
“My darling mother, Eunice O. Adesina passed away today at the age of 92. I am blessed you were my mother. You gave birth to me, nursed me, cared for and brought me up. I am forever grateful Mum. So long sweet Mum, greet Dad and sleep well. I love you. Your loving baby, Akins,” he wrote.