Nigerian actor, Yinka Quadri, comedian, Gbenga Adeyinka and other celebrities, have mourned Nigerian politician, Bayo Osinowo, the Senator who represents Lagos East at the 9th Nigerian National Assembly.
Candiidonline reports that Senator Bayo Osinowo died on Monday at the age of 64 after battling coronavirus, COVID-19, complications.
The federal lawmaker died at the First Cardiologist Hospital, Lagos, the same hospital where late Chief of Staff of the President, Abba Kyari, died.
Going on Instagram to share their tributes to late Bayo Osinowo, the celebrities wrote the following messages:
Yinka Ayefele wrote, “Pepperitoo Noooo Iku doro. Iku seka. Eni bi eni lo.”
Gbenga Adeyinka wrote,
“What a year! Rest in Peace Senator Bayo Osinowo aka Pepper.”
Others who mourned the four-time member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, includes actor, Yomi Fabiyi and singer, Saheed Osupa.
Saheed Osupa captioned his post,
“The Senator of Lagos representing Lagos East Bayo Osinowo is dead… May his soul rest in peace, Amin.
While Yomi Fabiyi wrote, “What a life. I met you 2003 at the Lagos State House of Assembly as a member where I worked so close to you as Special Assistant & Legislative Aide to Hon. Omogoriola Ogbara (McGory)… you are always all smiles and ready to listen, help and share life experience with us.”