Tragedy: APC National leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu lost his first son

The All Progressive Congress, APC, National leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has reportedly lost Jide, his first son -- this was confirmed by the Lagos State APC Chairman, Chief Henry Ajomale through a phone conversation.

According to Henry's update, he said, “I can confirm to you that Asiwaju lost his oldest son today…”

Meanwhile, VIPs across the nation, mainly members of the APC, have taken to their social media pages to express their condolences.

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, said via his verified Twitter handle, “I am left shell shocked by the news of the demise of Jide Tinubu. My thoughts and prayers are with our National leader @AsiwajuTinubu.”

“He was such a wonderful soul. Good Night, dear cousin,” said Hon. Adedamola Richard Kasunmu, who is currently representing Ikeja Constituency 2 at the Lagos State House of Assembly.

The senator representing Lagos East at the National Assembly, Gbenga Asha family, tweeted, “My heart & prayers are with our leader Asiwaju @AsiwajuTinubu and his family at this time of grief. May the soul of Mr. Jide Tinubu R .I .P."

Femi Fani-Kayode @realFFK also sent his condolence,  "Deeply saddned to hear about the passing of Jide Tinubu, the son of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. May his soul rest in peace and may the Lord grant his family and friends the grace to bear this irreperable loss. It is a real tragedy".