• Friday, July 12, 2024
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Molade Thomas-Okoya is dead

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Nigerian billionaire businessman, Chief Molade Okoya-Thomas, is dead. According to reports, he died in the early hours of Monday at the age of 79.

Okoya was the Asoju Oba of Lagos, Babasuwa of Ijebu-Remo, Odofin of Ife, the current Chancellor of Lagos State University and chairman of CFAO Nigeria Limited.

Okoya-Thomas was a committed sponsor of the popular annual Asoju Oba Table Tennis Championship in Lagos.