Mourn Website header

NG Clearing Mourns Dr. Herbert Wigwe CFR and Otunba Abimbola Ogunbanjo OFR

It is with profound sadness that we mourn the passing of two titans of Nigeria’s Capital Market: Dr. Herbert Wigwe, C.F.R, and Otunba Abimbola Ogunbanjo OFR.

Dr. Herbert Wigwe, C.F.R, was a revered and visionary member of our Board of Directors. Dr. Wigwe’s unwavering belief in and wholehearted support for the NG Clearing dream played a pivotal role in shaping our trailblazing trajectory. The sorrow deepens as we learn of the passing of his wife and son.

We also join the Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX Group) PLC, our largest shareholder to mourn the loss of Otunba Abimbola Ogunbanjo OFR, the Immediate Past Chairman of Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX Group) PLC.

As we come to terms with these irreplaceable losses, we extend our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to their families, colleagues, and loved ones.

Commenting on the loss of Dr. Wigwe and Otunba Ogunbanjo, Oscar N. Onyema, OON, Chairman of the Board of Directors at NG Clearing Limited, said, “We have lost two brothers and associates who contributed significantly to the growth of NG Clearing and will continue to inspire us for the foreseeable future”

Farooq Oreagba, MD/CEO Designate, NG Clearing Limited added that “let us draw strength from Dr. Wigwe’s and Otunba Ogunbanjo’s legacies and collectively work to honour their memories by upholding the principles and ideals of excellence they passionately believed in.”

Their legacy is etched in the indelible marks of leadership, dedication, and commitment to excellence. Their passion for the NG Clearing vision will forever serve as a beacon, inspiring us to carry forth the torch they brilliantly kindled.