Mr Tunde Braimoh, Chairman, Lagos House of Assembly Committee on Information and Strategy has bowed out of the world in the wee hours of today.
The Ravens gathered that until his sudden death, Braimoh represented Kosofe Constituency 2 at the Lagos State House of Assembly.
The Lagos Assembly is yet to come out with an official statement on his death and its cause. However, speculations were rife among his colleagues at the Assembly that his death was of complications arising from COVID-19.
Announcing the death on Friday morning in a statement, the Mayoress of Ikosi Isheri Local Council Development Authority, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada, wrote: “Kosofe politics without you is a cold world of ice, freezing me to death like fish stark naked.
“Your demise is not just a lonely death but a string that rubs on many as victims. As a bearer of law, you stood as the voice of the voiceless. Many are living testimonies to your life touching impacts.
“Your leadership in Kosofe exemplifies the dexterity of your seasoned administrative prowess and uncommon resourcefulness in bringing good governance to the people at the grassroots.
“Your hands are always outstretched to the needy and the poor. Constantly your doors are flooded by beneficiaries of your flowing hands of honey.
“Every eye filled with sadness and sorrow were receiving succour with the cheerfulness of your face.
“We love you, but the Almighty loves you more than we do. Rest in Peace.”