Kwara State Government on Tuesday announced the death of the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Aminu Adisa Logun
According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, he died Tuesday evening of complications from COVID-19.
Ajakaye said the Chief of Staff died only a few hours after the result of his test returned positive.
He said the entire government and the people of Kwara State had lost an outstanding public servant who diligently served the state at various times, including as Chief of Staff to the Governor from June 7, 2019 until he returned to his Lord.
Ajakaye further stated that the Governor has declared seven-day mourning in honour of the late Chief of Staff.
He said the Governor commiserated with the family of the late Chief of Staff and the entire Ilorin Emirate for the tragic development.
“We pray the Almighty Allah to grant him Al-Jannah Firdaus and give the family the fortitude to bear the huge loss,” Ajakaye said.
Ajakaye said details about his janazah would be made public by the family and the government in due course.