The majority leader of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Olawoyin Abubakar Magaji is dead.
57-year-old Olawoyin, who represented Ilorin Central Constituency on the ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, died on Monday morning, January 9, 2023, after a brief illness.
The Chairman, House Committee on Information, Youth, Sports and Tourism, Awolola Olamide Ayokunle, confirmed the death in a statement in Ilorin on Monday.
“The House announces with regret the demise of Hon. Magaji Olawoyin, member representing Ilorin Central State Constituency and Leader of the House,” the statement read.
“The sudden event occurred in the early hours of Monday 9th January, 2023 after a brief illness. Janazah will hold at 4pm at Magajin Geri family house, Surulere, Ilorin. May Allah repose his soul in Jannatu Firdauz.”