Senator Abiola Ajimobi, former governor of Oyo state is dead, Daily Independent has gathered.
He was 70 years old.
Ajimobi, who has been in coma and on life support for some days after a surgery passed away at the First Cardiology Hospital, Ikoyi
You’d recall that Jkcyno news reported that Senator Ajimobi Rumored to be dead was alive last week when his death was rumored.
However, a credible source said Ajimobi who was being treated for COVID-19 complications and has been totally unconscious since last Thursday after his organs totally collapsed.
He said his family will make a formal announcement on Thursday evening.
“His organs collapsed about a week ago. It is just that the family didn’t want to unplug the life support. May his soul rest in peace ” he said.
The former governor was rumoured to be dead last week but his aides and family members denounced the report asking Nigerians to rather pray for his recovery.
Good night former GOVERNOR ABIOLA AJIMOBI of Oyo State. My sincere condolences to the family… RIP. pic.twitter.com/Rxym8ciGy6
— Dele Momodu Ovation (@DeleMomodu) June 25, 2020
#BREAKING #RIP Governor Abiola Ajimobi. My second cousin, my father's cousin, my grandmother's nephew, my Governor of 8 years in Oyo state. #coronavirus is REAL! Thank you for your service sir, Thank you for the memories. HE LEFT US ~3:45PM
Dr Kemi Olunloyo😢🇳🇬🙏🏾
— Dr. Kemi Olunloyo (@KemiOlunloyo) June 25, 2020