THISDAY correspondent dies in autocrash


The Judiciary Correspondent of THISDAY Newspapers, Akinwale Akintunde, has been reported dead in a collision with a truck at Apapa, Lagos State on his way home from work on Monday night.

Deputy Editor, THISDAY on Sunday, Olawale Olaleye, broke the news on his Facebook page on Tuesday.

He described Akinwale as “a great guy who paid dutiful attention to his job and understood his beat well.

“He never grumbled over any assignment, no matter how short the notice was and would deliver to instructions.”