Ekiti Politician, Gbenga Aluko Slumps, Dies in Office


A former governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Senator Gbenga Aluko is dead.



The Ode Ekiti born politician was said to have died on Saturday evening after he collapsed in his office in Abuja.



Report says he was rushed to an hospital where he eventually gave up the ghost.



One of the aides to the former lawmaker who pleaded anonymity confirmed that Senator Aluko was not sick nor exhibit any symptom of sickness.



Another source alleged that the late political died of heart attack.



He was the son of the late economist, Professor Sam Aluko.



He was one of the governorship aspirants in the 2018 election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State.

Senator Gbenga Aluko


Senator Gbenga Aluko popularly called ‘SGA’ was a member of the National Assembly between 1999 and 2003 on the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party.