Dr Linga Ajayi, wife of the Akarigbo of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi who ascended the throne barely three months ago is dead. She died after a protracted illness.
A statement from the Akarigbo’s palace signed by the chief of staff, Abbe Aina on Saturday, had it that Olori Linga Ajayi died on Sunday 4th February, 2018, after a protracted illness.
The statement which did not give much details read, “The Palace of His Royal Majesty Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi, the Akarigbo of Remoland , regrets to announce the untimely death of our beloved Olori, Dr Linga Ajayi (FMCS, FWAS, FRCS (Ed)).
“The sad event took place, after a long and protracted illness, on Sunday 4th February 2018.
” Dr Linga Ajayi was a Consultant Surgeon at the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Scotland, United Kingdom.
“She trained at Lagos University Teaching Hospital. She was a fellow of National Postgraduate Medical College Nigeria; a fellow of West African Postgraduate Medical College and a fellow of Royal College of Surgeon, Edinburgh.
“Burial arrangements would be announced later.”