Chief Nathaniel Folarin Coker popularly known as ‘Baba Eto of Lagos’ is Dead. He passed on Wednesday night at the age of 97 after a brief illness.
A prominent socialite and high chief in Lagos who contributed immensely to the development of Lagos State, Coker was a renowned socialite.
The Lagos State Government named the Lagos State Clinic in Alausa after him.
He loved life and enjoyed life to the fullest.
His eldest son, Folarin Coker Jnr, was Commissioner for Tourism under Governor Akinwumi Ambode’s administration.
Baba Eto would be fondly remembered by many Lagosians for his good nature and for impacting many lives positively.
Details of his burial are yet to be announced by his family.