The Lagos State Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers ( NURTW), Alhaji Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya a.k.a. MC Oluomo, lost his mother on Thursday.
She was also buried the same day according to Islamic funeral rites.
The Personal Assistant (PA) to MC Oluomo, Mr. Jimoh Buhari, disclosed in Lagos that Alhaja Abebi Sinatu Akinsanya died at the age of 87 in the early hours of Thursday.
“Mama woke up early this morning to observe the early morning Ramadan prayer and Sari, but later complained of ill health.
“On the way to the hospital to see her doctor, she died and her remains were returned home to be prepared for burial after being certified dead.
“She was buried according to Islamic rites in MC Oluomo’s house at NNPC near Ejigbo, Lagos State,’’ he said.
Buhari added that the burial was held in strict adherence to the government’s order of not more than 20 persons in attendance.
The NURTW chairman is the fourth out of the deceased’s five children.