Kemi Olunloyo, Nigerian investigative has taken to her Twitter page to mourn the death of her quadriplegic 51-year-old younger brother Akintayo Olunloyo who died two days ago. Kemi and now late Akintayo are children to a former governor of Oyo State, Victor Omololu Olunloyo (1983–1983)
Kemi wrote on Facebook:
My Quadraplegic brother sitting next to me when I was dehumanized on Ikorodu road at 13yo April 28th 1978 and his brain smashed with a rock by Unilag students during the #Alimustgo riots has DIED. Tayo it happpened the 28th day of the month and you left me 28th September 2021. They took your livelihood but never your spirit. 43 years of pain. You are now FREE. Tomorrow is #NigeriaAt61 May we not be a victim of Nigeria again Amen. #AkintayoOlunloyo April 1st 1970-September 28th 2021Dr Kemi Olunloyo September 30th 2021Lagos
The journalist has also announced that she will be in seclusion for 40 days to mourn her departed sibbling.
We will miss you Tayo. It was a struggle but you are now FREEBroken heart🕊Flag of Nigeria
Sister KemiBroken heartBroken heartBroken heart
May his soul rest in perfect peace, Amen