The former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi is dead.
Ajimobi was said to have died of COVID-19 complications at First Cardiology Specialist Hospital, in Lagos on Thursday.
He was 70.
A source close to the former Governor told The Nation 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.
He governed between 2011 and 2019