The first son of the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) – Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Jide, passed away in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Jide was a law graduate of the University of Liverpool, England. He obtained a Masters degree in Maritime Law from the University of London and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1999.
He served as Promoter of TSL Limited and also worked in the Legal Department of Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited from January 2000 to September 2001.
He also had brief stints with Cargo Maritime, Paris, France, a firm of shipbrokers that specialize in petroleum product tankers, and Ocean and Oil Services Ltd.
Although details of the death are still sketchy, APC chieftains are already sending condolences to him over the tragic loss.
A message credited to the Chairman Lagos APC chapter, Chief Henry Ajomale also confirmed this.