Pandemonium struck early in the morning of Friday, May 27 at Kumayon area in Idiroko township in Ogun state, when a man popularly known as Baba Ghana fell down and died while at his concubine’s house.
Baba Ghana,was said to be at his early 70’s, precisely 74 years of age, according to a source. The incident,which happened during the drizzling of rain in the morning threw the ever bubbling town into a mourning mood.
The entire Kumayon in Idiroko township was thrown into mourning when the news filtered round the town. It occurred at the house behind the palace of the Onikoolaje of Ikoland, Oba Olakunle Ojo. The house is directly opposite one popular Sola hospital at Idiroko and it belongs to the mother of the King’s secretary, who happens to be the mother of one Mrs Aina.
NAIJ.com’s correspondent learnt that the man had gone to his mistress house early in the morning, and while trying to assist her in doing something at the upper part of the room, suddenly fell and died on the spot. It was gathered that the woman’s husband had traveled for business trip as usual and the man came as he always do, only for him to meet his untimely death that time around.
The woman was said to have rushed to the Idiroko Police station to report the matter. She was followed to the house by some policemen officers to move out the remains of the deceased. As at the time of filling this report, the woman has been locked up at the station, while the deceased has been deposited at the mortuary in Idiroko.