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JUST IN: Lagos speaker’s father dies at 83

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Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, has lost his father.P

Pa Suleimon Atanda Obasa, a businessman, passed away in the early hours of Tuesday, May 21, at the age of 83.

The news was announced in a statement by Eromosele Ebhomele, the chief press secretary to the speaker.

Baba Obasa, a loving family man and community leader in his lifetime, was a successful businessman in the oil and gas and in the transportation sectors owning filling stations.

He was also reputed for his success in farming, through which many citizens have always been empowered.

A devout Muslim, Pa Obasa dedicated his life to the service of Allah and mankind taking care of the needy and the less privileged.

He is survived by his wives, children and grandchildren among whom is the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly.

His remains would be interred at 4pm in the Agege (Old Abeokuta Motor Road) area of Lagos State, according to Islamic rites.

 

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