The family of a former Minister of State for Finance, Remi Babalola has announced the death of the their matriarch, Mopelade Babalola.
According to the family in a statement on Thursday, late Mopelola lived a remarkable and purposeful life.
“The entire Babablola family is mourning the loss of our beloved Matriarch, Alhaja Mopelade Aduke Bilikis Akintola Babalola, affectionately known to many as0 Iya Ghana.
“Born around the years 1925 to 1927. She lived and spread hard work, entrepreneurship, kindness, family values, good character, service and humanity.
“We thank Almighty Allah SWT for her long, remarkable and purposeful life.”