Toyin Ajinde, one of the stalwarts of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State, involved in an auto crash is dead.
Ajinde had gone into a coma after the crash. According to reports, immediately after the crash, she was rushed to the intensive care unit of the Trauma Centre in Ondo but she gave up the ghost in the hospital.
According to a family source,
“Toyin had been in coma since the accident occurred and she took the brute of the impact of the injury she sustained.”
Mourning her demise, Atiku Abubakar Tweeted,
‘Mrs Toyin Ajinde’s commitment to a better Nigeria was unparalleled. As a PDP woman leader in Ondo, she worked tirelessly to achieve this. I knew this because she was my longtime staunch supporter. I’m saddened by her loss. May her family be comforted & her soul rest in peace’.
The auto crash had occurred on Igbara Oke road on September 6.
Aside from Ajinde, others involved in the crash included Senator Nicholas Tofowomo, Banji Okunomo, a governorship aspirant of PDP and Yetunde Dada, a chieftain of the party were involved in the crash.