Nigeria’s Health Minister, Professor Isaac Adewole has described the death of the first civilian governor of Osun state, Isiaka Adeleke as devastating.

The Minister spoke in Ede, Osun state during his condolence visit to the family of the late political icon.

Adewole who was in the company of some members of the All Progressive Congress says the death of Senator Adeleke was a painful one.

He described the Late Adeleke as a man of distinction whose contributions to humanity will continue to live in the mind of his people.

The 8th day Fidau prayer for the late senator will hold in Ede on Monday.