The immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi is dead. He died at age 70.
Ajimobi, who had been on a life support machine at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, after slipping into a coma following Coronavirus complications, died on Thursday 25th June.
A source close to the former Governor revealed that Ajimobi breathed his last around 4pm.
Before this latest information, his alleged death was rumoured about one and half weeks ago but it was dispelled by his media aide and one of his children.
One of his security men who served him for eight years in service said the death of the APC chieftain is real this time.
Oyo House of Representatives member, Akin Alabi, tweeted: “Forever in my heart.”
Publisher, Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu, also took to his Twitter handle to mourn with the family of the deceased.
May his soul rest in peace, Amen.