Many indigenes of Ondo state have continued to mourn the death of an erudite scholar, Prof Olu Aboluwoye.
Prof Aboluwoye bowed to the icy hands of death after a brief illness.
Many are pouring encomium on the deceased professor on the social media most especially Facebook.
The Facebook has been bombarded with messages from different quarters.
These are some of the few messages captured by Thenewstrack on Facebook
A gentle and principled man has gone home to rest. Rest on the People’s Prof.- Segun Ajiboye (CPS to Ondo state governor)
Prof. Olu Aboluwoye, it is well with your soul. Human life is like a fleeting shadow.- Oyewamide Ojo(SSA to Ondo state governor)
My dear Prof, My first close contact with you was when we both served as Committee on Local Council Development Area Creation. In the committee, you contributed a lot and also showcased the intellectual prowess God bestowed on you. You were fearless, bold, hardworking and courageous. Your sagacity and doggedness was second to none. You were a brilliant and also proactive in all your doings. Akure community will miss you, Ondo State will miss you, Nigeria and the Academic environment will miss your dexterity. Adieu Professor Christopher Aboluwoye. Till we meet to part no more Rest in peace to an Icon!- Oluyi Akintade Tayo
Prof. Aboluwoye I will never forget Analytical Chemistry Goodnight – Wale Emmanuel AkingbadeSo sad!!!I lost an online friend, Prof.Olu Aboluwoye . We never met but you were such an inspiration to my calling. The news of your demise was a rude shock! Well, who am I to question God? Thank you sir for your prayers. Rest in peace and may God watch over your children and family in Jesus’s name. GOOD NIGHT ERUDITE PROF.- Olubunmi Aladekare
Ondo state has lost a gem; , please, rest on Professor Chris Olu Aboluwoye, my lecturer, former HoD , and friend !- Abass Adetunji