According to reports reaching Oyogist.com, The former Military Administrator of Oyo and Ekiti States state, General Tunji Olurin (rtd.), 76, is dead.
According to Olurin’s brother, Funso Olurin, the deceased passed away at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) in the early hours of Saturday after a brief illness.
Adetunji Idowu Ishola Olurin mni is a retired one-star general in the Nigerian Army who was a former military Governor of Oyo State and Field Commander of ECOMOG Peacekeeping Force in Liberia from 1992 to 1993 during the First Liberian Civil War.
Olurin was the military administrator of Ekiti between from October 8, 2006, and April 27, 2007.
He hailed from Ilaro in Ogun West Senatorial district of Ogun state.
He was the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate in the 2011 general election in Ogun.He retired from service in 1993.