OPC Founder, Frederick Fasheun

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock over the death of the founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr. Frederick Fasehun.

Fasehun, aged 83, died on Saturday at the intensive care unit of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital Ikeja (LASUTH).

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The President, in a condolence message by his Media aide Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Saturday, commiserated with the bereaved family, Yoruba nation, the government and people of Ondo State over the passing of the medical practitioner.

President Buhari recalled the prominent role Fasehun played as a member of the defunct National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) which campaigned against military rule in the country.

The President prayed that almighty God would comfort all those who mourn the octogenarian and grant peace to his soul.