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UPDATE: Ex-Oyo State Gov. Ajimobi Not Dead


It’s now official! Ex-Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi is not dead.

There was intense anxiety on Thursday evening over his state with initial report, though uncomfirmed, claiming he was dead.

But his daughter said her father was alive and people should stop playing politics with his life.

Senator Ajimobi, who is the Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress, has been battling COVID-19 complications for some time now.

He has been receiving treatment at the First Cardiologist Consultant in Ikoyi, Lagos.

WESTERN POST sources also confirmed Ajimobi is alive, though he is slowly responding to treatment.

This is contrary to reports that he had died from complications arising from COVID-19.

Ajimobi is at the centre of the resolution of the crisis rocking APC because is currently the APC NWC-recognised National Chairman.

He was named acting Chairman of the party following the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole while the National Vice Chairman, South-south, Hilliard Etta, is acting on his behalf.

A former Senator, he governed Oyo State for eight years.

He was a former Managing Director at the National Oil and Chemical Marketing Company, a subsidiary of Shell Petroleum company.



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