The Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode’s Special Adviser on Sports, Deji Tinubu, is dead.
Deji Tinubu was reported to have died on Thursday during a novelty match held in the Epe area of the state.
Deji Tinubu, a former Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission, was reported to have slumped on the field and was rushed to an hospital in Epe where he was confirmed dead.
A source who witnessed the sad incident said: “He slumped while playing football this evening at Retreat with Governor in Epe, took to the Charlet clinic but was later rushed to the General Hospital in EPE when condition didn’t improve…. unfortunately, we lost Uncle Deji Tinubu is gone.”