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Sanwo-Olu’s Deputy Chief of Staff, Soyanwo, Is Dead


Mr. Gboyega Soyanwo, deputy chief of staff to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is dead.

The Lagos State Government announced his  passing on Wednesday.

Soyannwo died after a brief illness. He was 55.

Mr. Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on behalf of the Government and people of Lagos, sends his condolences to the Soyannwo family.

He said “I have lost a brother and a servant of the people,” Mr Governor said while breaking the news to the Executive Council (EXCO) meeting,


After a minute’s silence in respect of the late DCoS, Mr Governor ended the EXCO meeting.

The late Gboyega Soyannwo is survived by a wife and two children.