By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
The Abiodun family of Iperu-Remo, Ogun State has announced the passing on of their Patriach, Dr Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun, who died on Monday at the age of 89-year-old after a brief illness.
Dr Abiodun, a devout Christian, is survived by his wife, Mrs. Victoria Abiodun, many children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other family members, amongst them the Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun.
A statement by the family on Monday in Iperu-Remo said the deceased, an educationist, worked as a school teacher for many years across the old Western region and was fondly called “Baba Teacher” due to his dedication to duty imparting knowledge and inculcating the right values in his students.
The statement by Prince Dapo Abiodun said further announcements will be made by the family in due course