Lagos Senator, Bayo Osinowo dies at 64


By Matthew Denis

The Lawmaker representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Adebayo Osinowo popularly known as Pepperito is dead. He died a few hours ago at First Cardiologist Hospital, Lagos at the age of 64 years.

A reliable source in Agboyi Ketu LCDA confirmed the sad news on a phone chat with correspondent this afternoon.

Osinowo began his political life in the second republic serving as a youth Chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP). He was a four times honorable member in the Lagos State house of assembly. Osinowo contested for a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly for Kosofe constituency and won. He was born on 28th November, 1955 ,hailed from Ijebu-Ode, Ogun state.