A former lawmaker, Senator Buruji Kashamu, will be buried in his hometown of Ijebu Igbo, Ogun State, on Sunday.
A family source who spoke to Blueprint on condition of anonymity said Buruji would be buried according to Islamic rites at 10 am at his “Omo’ lu” residence in Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun state.
Buruji reportedly died from complications of Coronavirus (COVID-19) at the First Cardiologist Consultants in Lagos.
He died at the age of 62.
Buruji was until his death a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart in Ogun State.
He was a Senator who represented Ogun East Senatorial District at the eighth national assembly.
He was the PDP governorship candidate at the 2019 general election in the state.