Former Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi Laid to Rest Today in Ibadan (photos)


The remains of former Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has been laid to rest today, 27th June, in Ibadan, Oyo state.


Late Senator Ajimobi, who died on Thursday, June 25 in Lagos from COVID-19 complications, was buried according to Islamic injunction at his residence, 6th Avenue, Yemoja Street, Oluyole Estate in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, as the family’s preferred place for his burial, a plot of land in Agodi GRA, was not approved by the state government.


The funeral was also conducted in line with NCDC guidelines for the burial of COVID19 patients. In attendance was his wife, Florence Ajimobi and other members of his family, all not more than 20 in number.


Prayers was also held for his repose at the Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Mosque, Oke-Ado, Ibadan at about 12 noon.

May his soul rest in peace.


Below are photos from the burial,


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