The immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, is not dead, says his daughter, Fatima.
She said this in a tweet to debunk rumours that the Ajimobi had died on Thursday.
Acting National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi, is still alive, says daughter Fatima
Reports on Thursday evening said he died of complications from COVID-19 but counter reports have shown this is mere rumour. Although the 70-year-old Ex-Governor is believed to have an underlying illness which is slowing down his recovery
Senator Ajimobi was the immediate past governor of Oyo State and Deputy National Chairman (South-West) of APC before the party’s National Working Committee on Tuesday named him the Acting National Chairman following the suspension of the occupant of the post, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on court order. The appointment was, however, challenged by Chief Victor Giadom, who was previously declared Acting National Chairman on court orders.