A medical doctor, Dr. Tunde Aladesanmi, was on Wednesday buried amid tears at his family residence in Araromi Quarters, off Adebayo in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.
The funeral rite was performed at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Life Fountain Cathedral on Bank Road, where the Deputy-Governor, Hon. Kolapo Olusola, led the state government officials and other dignitaries to pay him respect.
Others at the event were friends and families of the doctor who also extolled the virtues of the late surgeon.
Olusolaurged the family to remain firm in God.
“God in his infinite wisdom allows certain things to happen, because he knows the end from the beginning. The enemy has not succeeded.”
Pastor Steven Omotayo of Ekiti Province 1, in his sermon, cautioned people against making derogatory remarks during sudden sad occurrence.
“When sudden things happen to you, watch your mouth,” he said.
The President of Nigerian Medical Association, Dr. Kayode Obembe, said Aladesanmi imparted positively on people that came across him.
He was represented at the church by the Ogun NMA Chairman, Dr. Adenike Odewabi, who is also the South West Co-ordinator.
He said, “Even though his life was short, it was a useful one. We will defend the dream he lived for. We shall live with his principles and ideals. His memory will continue in our minds. He lived a worthy life.”