Reports reaching ThePeriscopenews desk say that the immediate past governor of Oyo state, Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi, has died at the age of 70.
The former governor was hospitalised after reports said he tested positive to COVID-19. He received treatment at First Cardiologist and Cardiovascular Consultants Hospital, Lagos on June 2, but he never recovered from the illness.
In a tweet by a member of the House of Representatives and political associate of the late former governor, Akin Alabi, on Thursday, June 25, Ajimobi died at a private hospital in Lagos after spending weeks in intensive care for coronavirus complications.
Our Prayers and thoughts are with the family at this difficult times