Spokesman of pan-Yoruba socio-political group Afenifere Yinka Odumakin has died of complications from COVID-19.
It was gathered that the activist had been on ventilator at a treatment centre in Lagos, for an undisclosed period of time.
It was further gathered that the deceased “had serious underlining conditions including diabetes, lung-related issues and a mild stroke he suffered a few years ago.
“He had a lung surgery before he was put on a ventilator.”
The report said that “his case reportedly took a turn for the worse last week, with doctors concluding he had few days left”.