Former Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi dies of coronavirus disease, also known as COVID-19.
Eye9ja reports that a source close to the former Governor said Ajimobi breathed his last at about 4pm on Thursday, June 25.
Before his death, he was reported to be receiving treatment after a surgery at the First Cardiology Hospital, Ikoyi, where he also died.
Nigerian media lord, Dele Momodu who is also the Ovation Publisher also confirmed the death of the former Governor in a post on his Twitter handle on Thursday.
Ex-Oyo Governor, Abiola Ajimobi Dies Of Coronavirus
He said, “Good night former GOVERNOR ABIOLA AJIMOBI of Oyo State. My sincere condolences to the family… RIP”.
However, all efforts to get a confirmation from family members and his aides have proven abortive as at the time of filing this report.
Calls put through to his Special Adviser on Communication, Bolaji Tunji was also not received.