Tragedy occurred on Monday night in Lagos as the Chairman, Eti-Osa East Local Council Development Area, Rafiu Olatunji Olufunmi, is dead.
Olufunmi who was in his first term and has secured the All Progressives Congress ticket for the second term, has been ill for some times now.
He died on Monday night, according to Kakaakinews.com sources.
APC leaders who heard of the development last night were inconsolable when Western Post tried to get their reactions to the incident.
Contacted to confirm the news of the demise of the chairman, a family source, who pleaded not to be mentioned, simply said: “We lost him some moment ago. May his soul rest in peace. Amen.