Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye, a prominent politician and Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of Nigerian Communication Commission, is bereaved. The octogenarian lost his first daughter, Dr Augusta Olufunmilayo Alakija, on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. She was aged 58.
Dr Alakija was a physician and general medicine practitioner before her untimely death. She is survived by three daughters and five siblings.
According to a family source, she will be buried on Friday, May 4, 2018, after a service of songs on Thursday, May 3, 2018.
According to a family source, Senator Durojaiye (85), is most likely to be affected by the death of her first daughter who with her second daughter ‘looked after’ since the death of their mother in June 2009 at the age of 72.