Ogun East Former Senator, Buruji Kashamu Announces The Death Of His Mother, Cancels Annual Sallah Event To Honour Her.

Sen. Buruji Kashamu.
The immediate past lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District at the National Assembly and the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Senator Buruji Kashamu, has lost his mother, Alhaja Wulemotu Kashamu.


She died at the ripe age of 96.

Alhaja Kashamu died on Wednesday, 7th August, 2019, at a highbrow hospital on Victoria Island, Lagos and her remains will be committed to mother earth by 2:00p.m today, Thursday, 8th August, 2019, in Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State, according to Islamic rites.

Until her death, the late Alhaja Kashamu was a prominent businesswoman, community and religious leader.

Senator Kashamu is the second son and third child of the late Alhaja Kashamu.

According to the Special Adviser to Senator Kashamu on Media, Austin Oniyokor, the annual Sallah party earlier scheduled to hold on Monday, the 12th of August has been canceled as a mark of respect to the memory of the late Alhaja Kashamu.