One time  governor of Oyo State, Alhaji Lamidi Adesina is dead. He was 73. He died at St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria

The Late Former, Governor of Oyo State, Chief Lam Adesina

after a protracted illness.  While announcing his passing away in Ibadan, Oyo State, Gov. Abiola Ajimobi said Adesina, was until his death, a National Leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN). He was buried on Sunday at his Felele, Ibadan residence at 4 p.m. according to Islamic rites.The State Government has declared a seven-day mourning in honour of the late Adesina, who was a former teacher of Ajimobi. The government statement singed by Special Adviser to the governor on Media, Dr Festus Adedayo described the deceased as “a dedicated patriot, foremost defender of democracy and human rights and political war-horse who had always stood on the side of truth’’



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