Confirmed: Tinubu’s son died of cardiac arrest
Bola Tinubu has revealed how his 36 year old son Jide Tinubu died in London.
Juicy Links learnt about the death of Jide Tinubu on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. But as at press time, the cause of his death was unknown.
Reports from local journalist in Nigeria indicated that late Jide died of alcohol poisoning on October 31st, 2017.
But official statement from his father, Bola Tinubu who is the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) said he son died of cardiac arrest.
The statement also revealed that late Jide died on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, leaving behind a wife and three boys.
The statement in parts reads:
“Those who knew him could not help but like him. Yet, he was taken away by cardiac arrest when it seemed he had so much life to still live.
“This is a reminder that we must live each day to its best as none of us knows when our last day shall be.
“Mortality comes upon us all. We have no choice in that but we do have a choice whether we shall be good or bad, just or unjust. Let us all strive toward the best in ourselves.
“Jide lived for so long in London and there he has left behind a darling wife and three precious boys. My wife Remi and I have gone to London to be with them at this painful time to support and help them.
“Please excuse our absence from Lagos for a while but it is essential that we are with them. Prayers are being offered and will continue to be offered for the repose of his soul. I have suffered a grave loss that no parent would like to bear.”