Updated: Faces at Bourdillon Home of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu for Condolence Over Son’s Death


By Eric Elezuo                                                           Photos: Ken Ehimen

The Bourdillon, Ikoyi home of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader and former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, was a beehive of activities with crowd of well wishes who have come to commiserate with him over the death on Tuesday of his first son, Jide Tinubu.

Barr. Wale Babalakin

Jide reported died suddenly after complaining of a chest pain at the Island General Hospital, Lagos.

Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf

Among dignitaries that graced the palatial home of the Jagaban Borgu were religious leaders, parliamentarians, government functionaries, among many others.

Senator Olorunibe Mamora
Engr. Kamal Labinjo and his wife, Hon. Princess Peju Labinjo with Hon. Tunde Abodunrin
Chief Imam, Nureni Onimosa with Alhaji A. B. Yusuf
Elder Tayo Soyode


Gen Chris Ali (Rtd)
Hon. Tunde Aboderin, one of Jide’s closest friends being consoled
Chief M. A. Taiwo
Association of Lagos Imams saying a prayer for the repose of the soul of the deceased


Mr. Deji Jakande, Elder Tayo Soyode with Mr. Seyi Jakande
Engr. Afolabi Salami, Asiwaju’s close associate who broke the news of Jide’s death

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