The former senator of Ogun East, Buruji Kashamu is dead. He was aged 62.
According to report, he died on Saturday in a Lagos hospital where he had been receiving treatment.
His death was announced on Twitter by Senator Ben Murray Bruce, which is one of his former colleagues in the 8th National Assembly, He was said to have dies of Covid-19 complications.
“I have just lost my good friend of forever to #COVID19. Until his death, Sen. Buruji Kashamu and I were inseparable. He died today at First Cardiology Consultants, in Lagos. says Senator Murray Bruce
May his gentle soul rest in peace. I pray his family and loved ones the fortitude to bear this heavy loss.