The vice-chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi state, Kola Ojo, has been confirmed dead.
A statement released by Bode Ogunmola, the state publicity secretary of the party, said Ojo slumped and died in Lagos.
He was said to be playing lawn tennis at the Ogudu GRA area of Lagos on Tuesday evening when the sad incident happened.
According to the statement, the deceased plays the game regularly, and was immediately rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.
The statement said: “The Sports Centre was said to be about a five-minute drive to his residence within the GRA.”