Former presidential candidate, Olapade Agoro dies at 77

10 months ago

A former presidential candidate of the National Action Council (NAC), Olapade Agoro, is dead. He was 77.

https://i0.wp.com/storage.waploaded.com/images/400d43ccbed247ecbc0979a314c6e2f5.jpg

Family sources say he died on Sunday morning November 1 in a hospital after taking ill for three weeks.

Confirming his passing, his son, Adebo Agoro said

“It happened around 2:15 am yesterday. He has been ill. He has been at the hospital for about three weeks. He passed on at the hospital where he was receiving treatment. He passed on at a specialist hospital at age 77.”

Late Agoro was born on October 9, 1943 at Ajibabi village, Ibadan to Royal Prince of Atapami Dynasty of Itapa Ijesha, the late Omo-Oba Owa ‘Tapa Joshua Alaba Agoro and his wife the late Mother in Israel Dorcas Oyejola Asabi Agoro.

He attended Enfield Training Centre, College of Technology, Willesden, London and California Western University, University of Ibadan, and later California Coast University ending up with a doctoral degree in Interdisciplinary Engineering.

In 1982, he was installed the Owa ‘Tapa of Itapa-Ijesha.

Until his death, Agoro was the spiritual head, Aladura Churches, and Christ Merciful Church.

Related Forums
Jessica Pimentel Joins Cast for Hulu Drama Olga Dies Dreaming
Forum

Jessica Pimentel Joins Cast for Hulu Drama Olga Dies Dreaming

1 week ago
Actor Jean-Paul Belmondo dies aged 88
Forum

Actor Jean-Paul Belmondo dies aged 88

1 week ago
SO SAD!! Footballer Dies On The Day He’s Meant To Leave Nigeria For Europe
Forum

SO SAD!! Footballer Dies On The Day He’s Meant To Leave Nigeria For Europe

1 week ago
Count Me Out Of 2023 Presidential Race — Akeredolu
Forum

Count Me Out Of 2023 Presidential Race — Akeredolu

1 week ago