Folashade Diya, wife of former military vice president, arms general Gen. Oladipo Diya (deceased), died after a brief illness at the age of 66.
Olawale Adekoya, special adviser to General Diya, revealed this in a statement.
The statement said that Ms. Deborah Folashade Diya had died on Monday, May 18, 2020. After getting sick, she was taken to hospital.
The statement reads: “The song is over, but the melody continues. With regret in our hearts, but gratitude to Almighty God, we announce the transition to the eternal glory of Otunba (Supreme) Mrs. Deborah Folashade Diya (JP), wife of His Excellency, Lieutenant General Oladipo Diya, (retired) GCON, MNI; whose death occurred on Monday, May 18, 2020. She was 66 years old.