Father of Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, Alhaji Ademola Fashola, is dead. He died in the early hours of Monday at the age of 80. A statement by the Chief of Staff to the state governor, Mr. Lanre Babalola, said, “In total submission to the will of Almighty Allah, we announce the passage of our husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, Ibrahim Ademola Bayo Fashola, which occurred on Monday August 5, 2013, at the age of 80.
“He is survived by his wives, children and grandchildren and great grand children. He will be buried at Vaults and Gardens, Ikoyi at 1pm on Tuesday (today).”
It was learnt that Ademola had been battling with an illness and was flown abroad for medical treatment during the last year’s doctors strike that paralysed hospitals in Lagos.
May his soul Rest in peace.