The spokesperson of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Tunde Buraimoh, is dead.

He was the lawmaker representing Kosofe Constituency II.

According to The PUNCH,  the lawmaker died around 4 am on Friday.

It was learnt that he had been absent from the Assembly for two weeks. Close sources to the lawmaker said he died of an undisclosed illness.

Sanni Babatunde Okanlawon representing Kosofe Constituency 1, confirmed Buraimoh’s death.

When contacted, the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Lagos State, Tunde Balogun, said, “I heard about his death.”

He, however, could not give details about his death.

The Chief Press Secretary to the Kosofe Local Government Chairman, Taiwo Fadipe, said Buraimoh died after a brief illness.

Fadipe said, “He died at a hospital in Ikorodu road. He died overnight.”

Buraimoh was also a former chairman of Kosofe Local Government and the Bamofin of Ketuland.

Punch