Four days after the departure of former Oyo state governor, Chief Lamidi Adesina, Kwara state political icon, Chief Olusola Saraki, senate leader for the second republic has also been confirmed dead in his Cameroon Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, residence in the early hours of today November 14, 2012.
The political figure has been reported sick for a while before his death.
Meanwhile, former Governor of kwara State, a son to the departed, Senator Bukola Saraki departed Abuja for Lagos Wednesday morning to convey his father’s body to Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, for burial in accordance with Islamic rites
The elder Saraki’s body will be interred at 4pm Wednesday in Ilorin
May his soul rest in peace.