Fresh facts emerging on the demise of the Senator representing Osun West, Isiaka Adeleke, have it that he died of heart attack.
Aged 62, the first democratically elected governor of Osun State was reportedly rushed to Bikets Hospital, in Oshogbo, the Osun State capital, upon being hit by the heart attack, and after a political meeting that dragged into the early hours of today. Unfortunately, he never made it.
Popularly known as Serubawon, the fun-loving politician is the brother to billionaire businessman, Deji Adeleke of Pacific Holdings and an uncle to music star, Davido.
Allegedly a Muslim, he may be buried today according to Islamic rites, in his homestead of Ede, Osun State.
He was also said to be planning another shot at the governorship of Osun State. A two-term Senator, he was the chairman of the Senate Committee on Capital Market.
He began his political journey with the defunct SDP. And from there, PDP and finally APC.
Married to Nike, he was blessed with children.