Ogun mourns as billionaire businessman Akin-Olugbade dies of COVID-19

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The Ogun Government has described the of billionaire businessman, Bolu Akin-Olugbade, as a major loss.

Akin-Olugbade reportedly died of COVID-19 complications on Wednesday.

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Public Communications, Remmy Hazzan, said, “He was an achiever per excellence. of the foremost citizens of Owu kingdom which is the same kingdom former president came .

“Ogun will definitely miss him, his achievements both in and social circle.

“We as a ask on behalf of the family for the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.

“We condole with every citizen of , those of Owu Kingdom for this very major loss.”

According to family sources, the socialite died on Wednesday at an isolation facility in .

Akin-Olugbade was born on April 2, 1956, to the family of late Babatunde Akin-Olugbade, Balogun of Owu and a wealthy businessman.

He the traditional title of the Aare Ona-Kankanfo of Owu Kingdom.

He was a and his business interest include property development, construction, manufacturing, logistics, distribution, maritime and offshore services and investment banking.

He attended Corona , King’ College, and London University.

Akin-Olugbade had his Master’ Degree in Law the University of California and obtained his doctorate degree in Company Law at Cambridge University.