A top politician in Nigeria and former presidential candidate of the National Action Council (NAC), Dr. Olapade Agoro, is dead.
Two prominent media in Nigeria – The Punch and Premium Times – were different in their reports about the age Agoro died.
While The Punch reported that Agoro died at the age of 77, Premium Times reported that the late politician died aged 78.
The ex-Presidential candidate, Platforms Africa gathered, died in the hospital in the early hours of Sunday after beìng hospitalised for three weeks
His wife, Mrs Wonuola Olapade-Agoro, who confirmed the demise of her husband said, “It is very true, baba has left. He has left us.”
Agoro’s son, Adebo, painted a clearer picture of how his father breathed his last.
He said, “It happened around 2:15 am on Sunday. He has been sick. He has been at the hospital for about three weeks.”
Until his death, Olapade is the spiritual head, Aladura Churches, and Christ Merciful Church.