The founder of Odua Peoples Congress, Dr. Frederick Fasehun, has kicked the bucket!
Fasehun, it was educated, kicked the bucket in the early long stretches of Saturday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.
The octogenarian, it was scholarly, was conceded at the Intensive Care Unit of the clinic on Tuesday where he stayed until his end.
Affirming his demise to our reporter on the phone, Fasehun's representative, Mr. Adeoye Jolaosho, said the late OPC founder was affirmed dead after a concise ailment.
"It is valid, baba passed on toward the beginning of today at the ICU in LASUTH, Ikeja," he said.
Fasehun was conceived in Ondo Town, Ondo State in 1938.
He was a restorative specialist and inn proprietor and was in charge of the ongoing recovery of the Unity Party of Nigeria, a gathering shaped by the late wise, Chief Obafemi Awolowo during the 1970s.
He contemplated science at Blackburn College and facilitated his instruction at Aberdeen University College of Medicine. He additionally learned at the Liverpool Postgraduate School after which he had a Fellowship at the Royal College of Surgeons, as indicated by Wikipedia.
In 1976, he contemplated needle therapy in China under a joint World Health Organization and United Nations Development Scholarship Program.
In 1977, he set up an Acupuncture Unit at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. He surrendered in 1978 and instantly set up the Besthope Hospital and Acupuncture Center in Lagos. The Acupuncture Center once earned a notoriety for being Africa's first for the Chinese medicinal practice.
The OPC is a Yoruba-based association framed to actualise the repealed order of Chief MKO Abiola, who won the presidential race of 12 June 1993 however was banned from office.
Fasehun was detained for 19 months from December 1996 to June 1998 amid the military principle of Sani Abacha.