The family of Dr Victor Omololu Olunloyo a former governor of Oyo State has debunked death rumour linked to the former governor.
Recall that early reports by some media outlets stated that the former governor had died on friday afternoon.
Debunking the rumour, the family stated that Olunloyo is currently at the Intensive Care Unit of the University College Hospital, Ibadan.
“We appreciate the public for the interest shown in the wellbeing of our father, Chief Dr. Victor Omololu Sowemimo Olunloyo (aka VOSO).
“In the tradition of the Olunloyo family of Ibadanland, and based on the principles of integrity, inclusion, and openness upon which our revered father VOSO has always stood, we would like to inform the Nigerian public that we would greatly appreciate your prayers for our father who is presently in the ICU at UCH Ibadan.
“As a public figure, we believe that his condition should not be hidden from the Nigerian public who have a right to know about their leaders.
“Please accept our most sincere thanks for your all concern and goodwill.
“May God Almighty bless you all and our dear country Nigeria” the statement said.