Controversial Media Personality, Kemi Olunloyo has reacted to reports that the Former Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi has died from COVID-19.
Recall it was reported earlier Ajimobi has reportedly died at the age of 70.
The rumour emerged following a tweet by Media personality, Suleiman Aledeh that the former governor was dead. He tweeted “Former Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi has died!
Olunloyo, who noted that all efforts to reach Oyo state political, credible and reputable sources proved abortive, however, stated that she was eventually able to speak with his family, who have dismissed the rumours as untrue.
Read her tweet below:
#BREAKING I was inundated by messages that fmr Governor @AAAjimobi Ajimobi has DIED in Lagos! I could not get info from Oyo lawmakers, elites, media. I have finally confirmed and spoke to the family 9:15pm 6/18/20
He is ALIVE and talking recovering #KemiOlunloyo#kemitalks pic.twitter.com/lDIkRwkryM
— Dr. Kemi Olunloyo (@KemiOlunloyo) June 18, 2020