The founder of the Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr. Frederick Fasehun, is dead.
Fasehun passed away in the early hours of Saturday, at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Ikeja, Lagos state.
It was gathered that he was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital on Tuesday, where he remained until his demise.
Fasehun’s spokesman, Adeoye Jolaosho who confirmed his death said, “It is true, Baba died this morning at the ICU in LASUTH, Ikeja.”
Fasehun was born in Ondo Town, Ondo State in 1938.
He founded the OPC, a Yoruba-based organization formed to actualize the annulled mandate of Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, a Yoruba who won the presidential election of 12 June 1993 but was barred from office.