President Buhari has expressed shock and sadness at the demise of Barrister James Ocholi (SAN), who together with his wife and child wo died in an auto accident in Abuja on March 6, 2016. President Buhari depicted the Minister of State for Labor’s demise as inopportune, lamenting that Nigeria has lost a great Gem of the Change motivation.
Barrister Ocholi was a refined and energetic Nigerian, why should sharp acknowledge the call to benefit at once his nation required him,” President Buhari said, including that in the couple of months he had been in office, the late minister of state had as of now separated himself through his dedication and commitment to his portfolio. The late Ocholi has had a long record of political relationship with President Buhari. President Buhari also consoled with the government and people of Kogi State whom he described as having lost a distinguished and irreplaceable son. He asked that God would comfort them and stipend them the beauty to tolerate the misfortune. “The whole nation grieves the loss of this incredible man, who has unfortunately abandoned us when we require him most,” he said. President Buhari has additionally sent the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Engineer David Babachir to formally convey the news to members of the deceased family as well as parishioners in his place of worship..