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Former Oyo state governor Abiola Ajimobi laid to rest in Ibadan – photos

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The remains of former Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, was laid to rest in Ibadan, Oyo state earlier today Sunday, June 27.

The former governor passed away on Thursday, June 25 in Lagos from COVID-19 complications, and he was buried at his 6th Avenue, Yemoja Street, Oluyole Estate residence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, according to Islamic rite.

The funeral was conducted in line with NCDC guidelines for the burial of COVID-19 patients, The burial had his wife Florence Ajimobi and other members of his family, all not more than 20 in number.

Prayers would be held for his repose at the Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Mosque, Oke-Ado, Ibadan at about 12 noon.

The family’s preferred place for his burial, a plot of land in Agodi GRA, was not approved by the state government.

See photos from the funeral below;

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