A part of me is gone, Yinka Odumakin’s widow says



Joe Okei-Odumakin, rights activist and wife of late spokesperson for pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere, has said that a part of her is gone following her husband’s death.

Odumakin, who died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital isolation centre on Saturday morning, had been in intensive care for days.

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Expressing sadness over the incident, Mrs Okei-Odumakin said, “A part of me is gone. A part of me is gone. He fought hard at the intensive care unit. Pray for me to survive this. My love is gone.

“He was okay before. He was recovering yesterday but he died this morning. A part of me is gone.”