Ex-Military Administrator Of Oyo State Has Been Confirmed Dead
Brig-Gen. Tunji Olurin (rtd.), the Ex-Military Administrator of Oyo State and a close political ally of Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, has been reported dead.
Olurin, who died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in the early hours of Saturday, according to family source, was 77.
The deceased’s brother, Funso Olurin, revealed this in Abeokuta on Saturday .
Ex-Military Administrator Of Oyo
According to him, Olurin died after a brief illness.
Olurin, who was also a former Military Administrator of Ekiti State from October 8, 2006 until April 27, 2007, hailed from Ilaro in Ogun West Senatorial District of Ogun State.
He was the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in the 2011 general election in Ogun State.
Olurin, a Field Commander of ECOMOG Peacekeeping Force in Liberia from 1992 to 1993 during the First Liberian Civil War, retired from service in 1993.