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Nigerians React To Buruji Kashamu’s Death



VIDEO: Buruji Kashamu's Remains Arrive Ijebu-Igbo For Burial

A storm of reactions by Nigerians has greeted Senator Buruji Kashamu’s death.

Naija News had reported earlier that Senator Kashamu who represented Ogun East senatorial district in the 8th National Assembly died at First Cardiology Consultants in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial city on Saturday.

Senator Kashamu died from complications related to coronavirus (COVID-19) at age 62, a tweet on the micro-blogging site, Twitter by Senator Ben Bruce confirmed the development.

“I have just lost my good friend of forever to #COVID19. Until his death, Sen. Buruji Kashamu and I were inseparable. He died today at First Cardiology Consultants, in Lagos. May his gentle soul rest in peace. I pray his family and loved ones the fortitude to bear this heavy loss,” Bruce tweeted.

Moments after the news of Buruji Kashamu’s death went viral, Nigerians took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter to react to the news with some mourning the dead senator while others berated him for not building a better health facility while he was alive as a government official.

Naija News captured some of the reactions below…

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