By Busola Samuel
The Oyo State Coordinator for the Muhammadu Buhari/Osinbajo (MBO) Strategic Group and All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, Alhaji Hammed Eleyele, has lost his father, Alhaji AbdullAzeez Eleyele.
He was aged 63.
The Yauri, Kebbi State, North West Nigeria-based petroleum dealer died on Thursday May 14, 2020 and has since been buried at his country home of Sepeteri, Oyo State according to Islamic rites.
Announcing the demise via his Facebook wall was his son, who he bequeathed to Oyo State politics on request, Alhaji Hammed Eleyele, an accountant and equally petroleum dealer.
Hammed said: “With gratitude to Almighty Allah, the management of Eleyele Petroleum Limited announce the passing away of its Chairman/CEO, Alh Abdulazeez Eleyele, whose sad incident occurred today the 14th of May, 2020.”
In the meantime, management of Defender Media Limited, Nigeria’s media and publicity consultancy firm and publishers of The DEFENDER Newspaper has registered its condolences to Oyo State, Sepeteri community nationwide and the entire family of AbdulAzeez Eleyele over the death.