#BounceExclusive: Surulere LG Chairman Down With Stroke
Bounce News gathered that Tajudeen Ajide is currently battling for his life at a medical facility in Europe.
It is believed that he was attacked spiritually.
Reports suggest the former footballer, who just got re-elected for a second term, was flown abroad few days after he was sworn-in by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on July 25.
While his colleagues resumed office, Ajide was said have collapsed and was not seen in public for days after the swearing-in.
It is uncertain the present status of the chairman.
Ajide, Bounce News gathered, has been sick even before the election. He was not physically present during all the rallies in the run up to polls on July 22.
He only came into the country three days to the July 22 election to participate in the final rally.
Ajide, who managed to attend the swearing-in ceremony, however, absent at the election to appoint executive members of the Conference of 57, the umbrella body of all the council members.
Except for his sickness, Ajide would have been elected as one of the principal officers of the association being a second term chairman.
When Bounce News visited the council secretariat, it was gathered that the council is presently being run by Vice Chairman, Wale Oladepo.
Ajide’s health condition comes just one year after his former wife and mother of his kids, Adetola died in a London hospital.
Adetola Ajide was the daughter of former Lagos Monach, Late Oba Adeyinka Oyekan.