Did COVID-19 Kill Chief Harry Akande? Dakore Egbuson's Father-In-Law

Date: 05-12-2020 9:24 pm (3 years ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
- at 5-12-2020 09:24 PM (3 years ago)

Billionaire businessman, Harry Akande has died at the age of 77. He died Saturday morning after a brief illness, his son, Olumide Akande said in a statement.

However, reports say Harry Akande succumbed to COVID-19 complications.

”Chief Harry Akande was an astute businessman of international repute whose legacy and influence cut across continents.

”But by far his greatest passion was for a better Nigeria that guaranteed equity and justice for all. It is our fervent hope that this will be a reality in the not too distant future.

”His passing is a huge shock to his immediate & extended family, friends & associates. We are all grappling to make some sense of it.

”As we seek the repose of his gentle soul, we ask you to in turn to uphold us in your prayers while we pass through this very turbulent period of our lives occasioned by the loss of someone as dear as him,”
the statement read.

He had been enmeshed in a lengthy court case with Nigerian authorities over a botched airport hotel project and also the Nigerian promoters of Shoprite.

He held the title of Agba Oye of Ibadanland and is the second Ibadan billionaire to pass on in 2020, after Chief Bode Akindele.

Posted: at 5-12-2020 09:24 PM (3 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 5-12-2020 10:12 PM (3 years ago)
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wetin kill am no matter again.. the man is death
Posted: at 5-12-2020 10:12 PM (3 years ago) | Grande Master
- gogoman at 5-12-2020 10:13 PM (3 years ago)
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wetin kill am no matter again.. the man is dead
Posted: at 5-12-2020 10:13 PM (3 years ago) | Grande Master
- FloJoJo at 6-12-2020 03:37 AM (3 years ago)
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.
Posted: at 6-12-2020 03:37 AM (3 years ago) | Upcoming
- maxzy277 at 6-12-2020 06:48 AM (3 years ago)
Everyone will go one day. Let live a good life for people to speak of good of us after departure. May His Soul Rest In Peace
Posted: at 6-12-2020 06:48 AM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac
- ficull at 6-12-2020 07:29 AM (3 years ago)
Something must kill a man. He’s dead, end of story.
Posted: at 6-12-2020 07:29 AM (3 years ago) | Gistmaniac


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