​Governor Ambode’s aide Deji Tinubu is dead

The special adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on commerce, Deji Tinubu, is reported to have slumped and died while playing a football game in Lagos state.

The Punch reports that the incident occurred on Thursday, afternoon January 25, during a novelty match in the Epe area of Lagos state.
Tinubu was said to have slumped on the field and was confirmed dead at a hospital in Epe.

JUICYLINKS gathered that the aide, who was the former chairman of Lagos State Sports commission, Lagos State Executive members and other top government functionaries were in Epe for a retreat when the incident occurred.

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