The Association of Corporate and Marketing Communications Professionals in Nigeria Banks (ACAMB) has extends its deepest condolences to Access Holdings Group on the tragic passing of its CEO, Dr. Herbert Wigwe.
ACAMB also mourns the former Chairman of Nigerian Exchange Group, Mr. Abimbola Ogunbanjo, who was in the ill-fated flight together with Wigwe’s wife and son.
In a statement on Monday, ACAMB’s President, Mr. Rasheed Bolarinwa described Wigwe, who was affectionately known as ‘The Fearless One’, as a “visionary leader whose indomitable spirit, dedication, and exemplary contributions to the banking and financial sector in Nigeria, has left an indelible mark. His visionary legacy of hard work, social impact, generosity, philanthropy, education, and entrepreneurship was unparalleled, inspiring countless professionals within the industry and beyond”.
The association expressed heartfelt condolences to the Access Holdings Group and Wigwe’s extended family.
Bolarinwa further said: “We are deeply saddened by the untimely loss of Dr. Herbert Wigwe, a true titan in the corporate and banking world. His unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and community development has left an indelible impact on the industry.
“The ACAMB family joins the nation in mourning these monumental losses and stands in solidarity with Access Holdings Group during this difficult time. We extend our thoughts and prayers to the families, friends, and colleagues affected by this tragic incident”.