Former senator and businessman, Buruji Kashamu, is dead.
Kashamu died on Saturday at the First Cardiology Hospital, Ikoyi, Lagos.
“I have just lost my good friend of forever to #COVID19. Until his death, Sen. Buruji Kashamu and I were inseparable. He died today at First Cardiology Consultants, in Lagos. May his gentle soul rest in peace. I pray his family and loved ones the fortitude to bear this heavy loss,” Mr Murray-Bruce wrote on Twitter.
Kashama served as a lawmaker representing Ogun-East Senatorial District.
He was the founder of Western Lotto Limited, one of Nigeria’s lottery operators.