Ibadan businessman and philanthropist, Alhaji Mufutau Ajadi Laninhun, is dead. He died today in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Arrangement for his burial was being made for this evening as at press time.
A source close to the family disclosed that his remains would be buried according to Islamic rites in Oke-Ado area of the city this evening.
Laninhun was the rave businessman and philanthropist in the 1990s in Ibadan. He gained popularity due to his poor literacy level and unusual philanthropy. In fact, he was also known as Olowo ti fowo saanu, meaning a wealthy philanthropist.