According to reports, Deji was found at a novelty march that was being played in Epe, yesterday January 25th, when he slumped.
He was rushed to a hospital in Epe immediately where he was confirmed dead. Reason for his sudden death is still not known. Deji and members of the state executive were in Epe for a retreat.
The late Deji was the Ex-Chairman, Lagos Sports Commission and Special Adviser to the Governor on Sports. He was later made the Special Adviser on Sports alone.
At the recent Cabinet reshuffle by Governor Ambode, Deji was redeployed to Commerce and Industry as Special Adviser before his death.
May his soul rest in peace, Amen.