Late ex-Gov. Ajimobi laid to rest in Ibadan (Photos)
The remains of former Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has been laid to rest in Ibadan, Oyo state capital today Sunday, June 27, 2020.
The former governor who died on Thursday, June 25 in Lagos from COVID19 complications, was buried at his 6th Avenue, Yemoja Street, Oluyole Estate residence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, according to Islamic injunction.
The funeral which was conducted in line with NCDC guidelines for the burial of COVID19 patients, was attended by his wife Florence Ajimobi and other members of his family, all not more than 20 in number.
Prayers was 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. The said piece of land is said to be under litigation instituted by the late former governor against the Oyo state government.
See more photos from the funeral below