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.
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.