A Lagos APC leader, Chief Lanre Razak, died of COVID-19, a senior journalist and an ally of Rasaq has disclosed.
Chief Bayo Osiyemi had posted on his Facebook page: “Lagos State boisterous politician and the Balogun of Epe, Chief Lanre Rasaq is dead.
“Chief Rasaq was a member of the state’s Governors Advisory Council (GAC) and was a one-time chairman of Epe Local Government.
“He ran a flourishing construction company which was involved in many housing programs of govt on private-pinlic partnership basis.”
The ebullient politician and the Balogun of Epe joined the All Nigeria Peoples Party in 1999 and contested against Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu as governor and later defected to the People’s Democratic Party.