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Breaking: Ajimobi Laid To Rest In Ibadan, Less Than 20 People In Attendance

Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the former Oyo State Governor remains have been laid to rest in Ibadan with less than 20 people in attendance. The late Oyo State Governor was buried according to Islamic rites at his Oluyole Estate residence in Ibadan , the Oyo State capital , amid tight security.The late politician was reportedly buried in strict compliance with the the COVID- 19 protocols with less than 20 people, including wife of the former governor , Chief Florence Ajimobi , and other members of his immediate family.The Agodi GRA, which was the preferred choice by the Ajimobi family , was not approved by the Oyo State Government on the ground that there was litigation on the property .Ajimobi, died at 70-year-old from Covid-19 complications.Due to lockdown rules, Party faithful and other loyalists of the late politician were barred from the scene of the burial .

Ex Oyo Governor Dies Of Covid-19 Complications

Former Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has been reportedly died of COVID-19 complications at First Cardiology Specialist Hospital, Lagos.

A source close to the former Governor told reporters that Ajimobi breathed his last at about 4pm.

Oyo House of Representatives member, Akin Alabi, also tweeted: “Forever in my heart.”

Ajimobi was the first Oyo governor to win a second term in office.

The late politician governed between 2011 and 2019 died at 70 years old.