The remains of the former Oyo State Governor, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, have been buried today Sunday, June 28 2020 in Ibadan, Oyo State.
Senator Abiola Ajimobi who passed away on Thursday 25th of June was buried according to Islamic rites at his residence in Ibadan 6th Avenue, Yemoja Street, Oluyole Estate Oyo State, amid tight security.
His Agodi GRA, residence which was the family’s most preferred burial spot was not approved by the Oyo State Government on the grounds that the property is under litigation
The late Deputy National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress was laid to rest at 10:05 am Sunday morning.
The late politician was reportedly buried in strict compliance with the COVID-19 protocols. Less than 20 people, including the wife of the former governor, Chief Florence Ajimobi, and other members of his immediate family, were in attendance. Fierce looking armed policemen were strategically positioned at the residence of the deceased.
Movements in and out of the neighbourhood were controlled as the burial ceremony held. Party faithful and other loyalists of the late politician were barred from the burial.
See photos from burial ceremony below;