Late Fawehinmi: “We lost a strong brother, friend and partner in the struggle” – NCP - SALIENT TIMES ONLINE


Tuesday, 24 August 2021

Late Fawehinmi: “We lost a strong brother, friend and partner in the struggle” – NCP

By Our Correspondent

National Conscience Party, NCP, Monday described the late Barr. Babatunde Mohammed Fawehinmi, son of late Human Rights Activist, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, as a true son of Fawehinmi and Ambassador of peace unity and justice.

In a tribute signed by its national chairman, Dr. Yunusa Tanko, the party said, “The news of Mohammed, Chief Gan’s first son saddens our heart and came when the nation needed him much.

“Mohammed was a humble legal practitioner, lover of all that came his way.

“May Almighty Allah be pleased with his soul and grant him eternal rest. We also pray for family, friends, and associates. May the Lord us the heart to bear the great loss.

“A strong activist and advocate of the Masses for the emancipation of the poor. Muhammed even in his State of health he continues to fight for the poor.

“We lost a strong brother, friend, and partner in the struggle.

“When we lose someone we love, we must learn not to live without them, but to live with the love they left behind”.

“For some of us who were lucky to be very close to him, we usually watched him how he was able to combine many rare virtues, which makes him a Hero.

“He saw his legal calling as a task that must be done the exact way his late father, chief Gani does, and he committed everything that he had into that project until he breathed his last.

“Late Barr. Babatunde Mohammed  Fawehinmi was a true son of Gani, detribalized and believed in Nigeria.

“His death as created a vacuum in our party (NCP).”