Tears As Late Reps Member Akinremi Is Buried in Ibadan (Photo)


Hon. Olaide Akinremi has been buried.


The remains of the late lawmaker representing Ibadan North federal constituency was buried on Thursday, July 11.


He was laid to rest amidst tears at his Ologuneru residence, Ibadan, the capital of Oyo state. 


The burial rites were conducted by the Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh Abdulganiy Agbotomokekere.


Family, friends, political associates and mourners trooped out en mass to witness burial of the lawmaker.


Dignitaries at the burial ceremony were Hon. Stanley Odidiomo, Hon. Abass Agboworin, APC Secetrary in the state, Alhaji Tajudeen Olanite, the Publicity Secetrary of APC in Oyo State, Olawale Sadare


The deceased, died at Abuja in the early hours of Wednesday, July 10, after brief illness and was airlifted to Ibadan in early hours of Thursday. 


Akinremi, an All Progressives Congress, (APC) lawmaker, was first elected in 2019 and reelected in 2023.


Akinremi, 51, was representing Ibadan North federal constituency for the second term.