Reports say that Mr Abayomi Ayeola, 59, a member of the House of Representatives representing Ibeju Lekki Federal Constituency of Lagos State, is dead.
He is said to have died on Sunday at the popular St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, after a brief illness.
The two-term Reps member had already secured the ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to run for a third term in the coming 2019 elections.
Before his sudden death, his death, Ayeola was the leader of the Lagos State caucus in the House.
The death of Ayeola is trending in twitter.
Hon Abayomi Ayeola Member Representing Ibeju Lekki Federal Constituency Lagos State died in few hours ago. Prior his death he is the candidate of APC in Ibeju Lekki Federal Constituency for the 2019 Election.
May his soul rest in Perfect Peace. @greezynews