Diekolola Osa Avielele, daughter of a former Governor of Kwara state and ex-communication Minister, Chief Cornelius Adebayo died yesterday July 18, 2020 as a result of child birth complications about a week after she welcomed her new born baby to this world. The baby is said to be alive and doing well though. Her death has come as a tragic blow to friends, relatives and loved ones as no one was expecting it.
The hardworking events centre owner was the second child to the former Governor and had a cordial relationship with her father. In an interview with Punch newspaper sometimes ago, she said her father loved spending time with his family and tagged family time as important. So we can imagine how a big a blow this news will be to her family especially her parents
The late daughter graduated from university of Ilorin and went ahead to Nigerian law school in Abuja. She also bagged an LLM from Howard University School of Law, Washington DC. Her father started his career as a lecturer at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife from 1969 to 1973 before he delved into politics later in life and grew to a high level. We are so sorry for this great loss to humanity.