The Chief of Staff to Kwara State Governor,Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Aminu Logun is dead.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, indicated that Logun who was an industrialist, died of coronavirus complications.
The statement read partly, “With total submission to the will of the Almighty Allah, we wish to announce the passing of the Chief of Staff to the Governor of Kwara State, Aminu Adisa Logun.
“Logun, an industrialist, a public intellectual and an elder statesman, died on Tuesday evening of complications from COVID-19. He died only a few hours after the test of his result returned positive.
“The entire government and the people of Kwara State have lost an outstanding public servant who diligently served the state at various times, including as Chief of Staff to the Governor from June 7, 2019, until he returned to his Lord.
“The governor has declared a seven-day mourning in honour of the late Chief of Staff.”
The governor commiserated with the family of the late Chief of Staff and the entire Ilorin Emirate for the tragic development.
He prayed the Almighty Allah to grant him Al-Jannah Firdaus and give the family the fortitude to bear the huge loss.
President Muhammadu Buhari has equally commiserated with the family of the late Logun, government and the people of Kwara State.