Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s Special Adviser on Commerce, Deji Tinubu is dead.

Tinubu, the former Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission, died late on Thursday during a novelty match in the Epe area of Lagos State.

Deji Tinubu was immediately rushed to Epe General Hospital after he slumped during the game, and was confirmed dead at the facility.

Until his death, Deji was also a sports broadcaster.

Deji, 5th from left, at the novelty match in Epe, just before his death on Thursday night.