The Lagos State Government has disclosed former Oyo Governor Senator Abiola Ajimobi died of multiple organ failure.
Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, explained COVID-19 complications triggered the multiple organ failure.
Ajimobi died around 4 pm on Thursday at First Cardiologist and Cardiovascular Consultants Hospital, Lagos.
He was admitted to the private health facility on June 2.
Abayomi tweeted: “We regret the death of immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajumobi who passed on today, June 25, 2020, at First Cardiologist Consultant; a private COVID-19 approved care facility in Lagos State.
“The former Governor died from multiple organs failure following complications from COVID-19 infection.”
Abayomi commiserated with the family of the former Deputy National Chairman (South) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), stating “On behalf of COVID-19 Lagos Incident Commander, Babajide Sanwo-Oluand the entire #COVID19Lagos response team, we convey our heartfelt condolences to the family of the former Governor and the people of Oyo state,” he added.