Lagos- A chieftain of Afenifere , Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, is dead.
The late Yoruba leader died on Friday at an undisclosed hospital in Lagos State
He was aged 91.
He died two days after granting an interview with Tribune where he predicted how President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor would emerge.
He said Buhari would leave no stone unturned to ensure that he is succeeded by a Fulani man.
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The late Ajayi reportedly complained about pains on Thursday afternoon and was taken to Lagos by his eldest son, Dr Konyin Ajayi.
He was said to have died hours later.
The late Afenifere chieftain was born in Isara-Remo on April 8, 1925 to Benjamin Ajayi, a farmer and Mariam Efundolamu, who traded in farm produce.
- News 24