The publicity secretary of the Pan-Yoruba political group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin is dead.
The political activitist died at the age of 56.
Odumakin reportedly died of complications from COVID-19.
He was said to have been battling underlying conditions such as diabetes before the COVID-19 attack.
His shocked wife, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin confirmed the death of her husband.
She said he died Sunday at the Intensive Care Unit of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.