Former Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi been reported dead aged 70
Ajimobi reportedly died from COVID-19 complications.
The ex-governor had been admitted in a hospital in Lagos State due to his underlying health conditions.
However, an aide to the former governor has come to declare that he is alive and recuperating.
Bolaji Tunji writes:
“Kindly disregard all rumours, just rumours. In all, we remain prayerful”
Kemi Olunloyo also corroborated that Ajimobi is still alive as she reached out to a family member. She wrote:
I was inundated by messages that fmr Governor @AAAjimobi Ajimobi has DIED in Lagos! I could not get info from Oyo lawmakers, elites, media. I have finally confirmed and spoke to the family 9:15pm 6/18/20 He is ALIVE and talking recovering
A daughter told me: “God is not ready to take him Aunty Kemi. We decided to keep our dad’s health private. He has served Nigeria and will continue his goodwill.” The Ajimobi’s are my second cousins. The former governor has been recovering from #Covid19 related complications.
A daughter told me: "God is not ready to take him Aunty Kemi. We decided to keep our dad's health private. He has served Nigeria and will continue his goodwill."
The Ajimobi's are my second cousins. The former governor has been recovering from #Covid19 related complications
— Dr. Kemi Olunloyo (@KemiOlunloyo) June 18, 2020
More mixed reactions:
I will do this just once. The time is 9:27pm and today is 18th June; 2020. Senator Isiaka Abiola Adeyemi Ajimobi is alive.
Kindly disregard any rumour to the contrary. Thank you!!
— ADEMOLA (@RajiDraj) June 18, 2020
Dotun God will judge ooo, which kind rough play is this? Ha, Ajimobi is not dead.
— B h a d o o s k y (@BhadmusAkeem) June 18, 2020
From tomorrow, Nigerian Journalists will write epistles how Ajimobi nearly ended world hunger.
But death stopped him..
Abba Kyari's death showed niggas format.
By the way don't expect his friends in power to fix healthcare after Ajimobi's death.
— William (@_SirWilliam_) June 18, 2020
Former Governor of Oyo state Ajimobi reported dead. And he was just announce as the active chairman of the APC, few days ago…
Can we just fast forward this 2020 already, because I’m tired…
— Engineer Tolu Tezzy_ 💧 (@tolutezzy_) June 18, 2020
Ignore the fake news about former Governor AJIMOBI's rumored death!!! pic.twitter.com/OlfDTUQAdE
— Dele Momodu Ovation (@DeleMomodu) June 18, 2020
The Oyo state government or families of Abiola Ajimobi are yet to make any official statement as regards the current situation but OduNews.com will keep you updated as the report develops.
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