Akeredolu’s Chief of Protocol Dies in Auto Accident


By James Sowole

The Chief of Protocol to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state, Mr Tosin Ogunbodede, has reportedly died along with his driver.

The duo were said to have been involved in an auto accident along Ilesha Road from where they were rushed to the Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa where they later died.

Another occupant of the car is said to be in critical condition

The identity of the person is yet to be known.

Ogunbodede, a lawyer and former staff of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, was appointed as Chief of Protocol, COP, by Ondo Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on assumption of office in 2017.

Two weeks ago, the Governor lost his Commissioner for Regional Integration and Special Duties, Professor Bayonile Ademodi, who died at the OAU Teaching Hospital Ile Ife as a result of complications from surgical operations