By Henry Uche

National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has extended its deepest condolences to the Commissioner for Insurance/Chief Executive of NAICOM, and his entire family for the demise of the Commissioner’s wife, Oyinade Folashade Thomas.

In a statement received from the Commission, NAICOM said Mrs. Folashade Thomas, beloved wife of the Commissioner for Insurance, Sunday Thomas, passed on, on April 12, 2023, after a brief illness.

According to the statement, the entire NAICOM family, operators, the Media and other stakeholders in the Insurance value chain commiserate with the Thomas’ family during this difficult time. “In this period of mourning, our hearts and prayers go out to them, offering comfort and support on behalf of the entire insurance community.

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“Mrs. Oyinade Thomas was a pillar of strength, support, and a source of inspiration to her family, friends, and colleagues. Her kind-hearted nature, compassion, and generosity touched the lives of countless individuals, making her an exceptional woman who would be dearly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her.

“Throughout her life, Mrs. Thomas demonstrated exceptional dedication and commitment to the insurance industry as she stood side by side with her husband, the Commissioner for Insurance/Chief Executive, in his mission to ensure the development and growth of the insurance sector in Nigeria.

“She recognized the vital role of insurance in providing financial security to individuals, businesses and communities. The loss of Mrs. Thomas will be felt by all who were fortunate enough to know her”

The Commission express gratitude to the insurance industry stakeholders, friends, and well-wishers for their outpouring of sympathy and prayers, saying “We appreciate your understanding and support as the Commissioner for Insurance/Chief Executive mourns the loss of his beloved wife. Funeral arrangements will be communicated in due course” the statement read.