Ex-Oyo Military Governor Olurin dies at 76


Former Military Governor of old Oyo State, General Tunji Olurin, is dead.

Report said the deceased passed on Saturday morning at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital(LUTH) after a brief illness at aged 76.

General Olurin served as the Field Commander of the ECOMOG Peace keeping Force in Liberia between 1992 -1993.

Olurin hailed from Ilaro in Ogun State but was old Oyo, which comprised of present Osun State Military administrator between 1985-1988,

He contested Ogun governorship election in 2011 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP but lost to the then flag-bearer of the All Progressives Congress, Ibikunle Amosun.


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