Breaking: Ondo State Health commissioner, Adegbenro is dead

Wahab Adegbenro

The Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Wahab Oluropo Adegbenro is dead

A Source from the government house told iBrandTV that he died of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related illness.

The source also revealed that Mr Adegbenro was rushed to a hospital in Owo after contracting Coronavirus.

“The Commissioner died at the Federal Medical Centre in Owo and this has just thrown the entire cabinet into chaos.

“He died of COVID-19 because he had contracted the virus earlier and was taking drugs at his own comfort being a medical doctor.”

Adegbenro was born on 5th June 1955 at Ilara-mokin in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Between 1962 and 1967, Wahab attended Oyemekun Grammar School, Akure; and the University of Benin, Benin City.

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He holds the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B; B.S).

He established Crown Hospital, Akure where he is the Chief Medical Director.

Wahab was appointed the Vice-Chairman, Ondo State Committee on Sports for the Disabled from 1997 to 1999; and later Chairman of the Committee from 1999 to 2002.  He was a Director, Ondo State Waste.


  1. What’s really up with these folks tho, why are they dying like this, well God grant them eternal rest.


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