Former Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Lagos West, Peter Adebiyi has died. He died in the early hours of Friday.
His demise was announced by his successor, Bishop Olusola Odedeji in a message to members of the Diocese on Friday morning.
Adebiyi born in 1943, was the Bishop of the diocese between 1999 and 2013 when he retired.
He wrote, “Good morning brothers and sisters. It is sad and heartbreaking to announce the home call of our patriarch and hero, Papa Peter Awelewa Adebiyi, a few hours ago.
“May his industrious and loving soul rest in perfect peace. May God console us all.”