Former Oyo state Governor Abiola Ajimobi is dead


Abiola Ajimobi, the immediate former Governor of Oyo State is dead, he was aged 70.

Ajimobi died today following Coronavirus complication after been on life support machine for weeks at the First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, following Coronavirus complications.

Nigerian journalist and publisher Mr. Dele Momodu was one of those who confirmed the news.

He wrote: “Good night former GOVERNOR ABIOLA AJIMOBI of Oyo State. My sincere condolences to the family… RIP.”

Ajimobi was the first Oyo governor to win a second term in office. He governed between 2011 and 2019.

He is survived by his wife, Florence,  children, and grandchildren.

Ajimobi represented the Oyo state in the senate between 2003 and 2007.