The Chairman/CEO of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, and the Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, together with other associates, paid a condolence visit to the parents of the late CEO of Access Holdings Plc., Herbert Wigwe, on Monday . .
The Ogun State Governor disclosed the visit in a post on his Facebook account on Monday.
Wigwe; his wife, Doreen; son, Chizi; and a former president of the Nigerian Exchange Group, Abimbola Ogunbanjo, lost their lives in a helicopter crash that occurred near a border town between California and Nevada in the USA on Friday.
Abiodun wrote: “In the company of Dr. Aliko Dangote and a group of close friends and associates, we have gathered to express our sincerest condolences to Pastor Shyngle Wigwe and his wife, Mrs. Stella Wigwe.
“These sad parents suffered the loss of their beloved children, Mr Herbert Wigwe, Mrs Chizoba, and their son Chizi, in a tragic helicopter accident.
“During this solemn visit, we fervently pleaded with God to grant eternal peace to the departed souls and bring comfort to the bereaved families they left behind.”
Other associates who participated in the condolence visit included political economist Prof Pat Utomi; President of the Aig-Imoukhuede Foundation, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede; and founder of Stanbic IBTC and the Anap Foundation, Atedo Peterside.