The lawmaker representing Lagos East senatorial district, Senator Bayo Osinowo, is reportedly dead.
A close source to the late senator confirmed the news to Channels Television on Monday.
According to him, Senator Osinowo died in the morning at the age of 64.
He was a four-time member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, who was elected a senator in 2019.
He was representing Lagos East constituency in the Senate.
Osinowo, famously called Pepperito was born in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State on 28 November 1955. He had his early education in Ijebu-Ode at St. Augustine Primary School and Isonyin Grammar School.
After his graduation in Isonyin, Osinowo worked with the Federal Ministry of Works till 1979. He then set up his own businesses where he was managing director.
The late lawmaker was elected into the Senate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on February 23, during the last general elections.
Until his death, he served as the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Industry, and Investment.