Abiola Ajimobi reportedly dead from COVID-19 complications

The former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi has reportedly died from COVID-19 complications.

According to multiple online reports, Ajimobi who was recently appointed as the Acting National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress by the National Working Committee of the party died due to Coronavirus complications at the age of 70.

It had earlier been reported that the former governor fell ill after testing positive to Coronavirus and was reported to be in a critical condition before the time of his death.

See some social media posts as regards the death of Ajimobi below;


A former Senator, he governed Oyo State for eight years and is currently the APC NWC-recognised National Chairman.

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@fisayosoyombo: A source who has never failed me in six years of knowing him has just confirmed to me the death, in Lagos today, of Abiola Ajimobi, former Governor of Oyo State, due to underlying health conditions worsened by the Coronavirus.

May his soul rest in peace.

@MrOdanz: Former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi is dead. The system him and his friends helped build took his life, same with Abba Kyari. They will look up to Nigeria from whatever afterlife there is and wish they did better.

@BhadmusAkeem: Former Oyo state Governor Abiola Ajimobi (born 16 December 1949) has reported died today, 18th June 2020. May God forgive him his sins and grant him paradise.

Ajimobi ruled Oyo State for eight years before he was appointed by Adams Oshiomhole as the Deputy National Chairman (South-West) of APC.

Ajimobi was a former Managing director at the National Oil and Chemical Marketing Company, a subsidiary of Shell Petroleum Company.


20 thoughts on “Abiola Ajimobi reportedly dead from COVID-19 complications

  1. I decree by the power of most high God that Abiola Ajimobi will not die and any power any body waiting for your obituary will replace you in the name of Jesus

  2. You that say ajimobi is deed I want you to remember that you Know how to announce the deed of another I want to tall you that another person well announce your own deed soon long life to ajimobi, long life to good people of Nigeria

  3. I pray for his quick recovery,his dead will do us no good may God grant unto him a quick recovery in Jesus name amen

  4. Why is this people wishing this man dead self ? Even he did good or bad why? I thing this people need to be causion. They always twist the news in other to sell their paper. Na wa o. This opera and others. Even if he is dead. Why can’t you allow his family member to address people before you guys started writing your fake news. God is watching you people.

  5. God owns life just I pray for him for quick recovery but any moments of our life just remember that any position we are today its a test for us so remember God exist

  6. God will heal you and bring you out to a better state of health ijmn. Death is not your portion ijn.

  7. fake news sir, two person does not gain from lying. Long life Ajimobi, May Allah give you quick recovery.

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