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Adisa Logun, Chief of Staff to Kwara State Governor, dies of COVID19

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Alh. Adisa Logun, the Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor, Alh. Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq is dead.

Logun died Tuesday of complications from. Covid-19 at the Kwara State Isolation centre, Alagbado where he was rushed to after showing serious signs of coronavirus Monday night.

The governor confirmed the death in a tweet on Tuesday.

The late Logun, an experienced administrator, was appointed Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor in 2019, few weeks after swearing-in of Abdulrazaq.

A statement by the state government regarding the death reads:

‘With total submission to the will of the Almighty Allah, we wish to announce the passing of the governor’s Chief of Staff, Aminu Adisa Logun (mni).
“Logun, an industrialist, a public intellectual, and an elder statesman, died Tuesday evening from COVID-19 complications.
“He died only a few hours after his test results returned positive.
“The entire government and the people of Kwara state have lost an outstanding public servant who diligently served the state at various times, including as Chief of Staff to the Governor from June 7, 2019 until he returned to his Lord.
“The Governor has declared seven-day mourning in honour of the late Chief of Staff.
The Governor commiserates with the family of the late Chief of Staff and the entire Ilorin Emirate for this tragic development.
“We pray the Almighty Allah to grant him Al-Jannah Firdaus and give the family the fortitude to bear the huge loss.
“Details about his janazah will be made public by the family and the government in due course.”