Operations Manager with BON Hotel Nest in Ibadan has died following a heart attack he suffered from the explosion that rocked the ancient city on Tuesday.
BON Hotel Nest announced the tragic passing of Tunde Solomon, saying he died of a heart attack after the shock he suffered from the explosion that occurred near the BON Hotel, where he had been on duty.
The explosion rocked Dejo Oyelese Street in Ibadan on Tuesday night leaving many dead and over 77 people injured.
On the hotel’s Instagram page, the management of the hotel said: ”We regret to inform you of the sudden passing of our beloved Operations Manager, Mr.Tunde Solomon.
”Mr. Solomon suffered a heart attack on the 17th of January 2024 and it is believed that it was a consequence of the explosion which occurred on the 16th of January 2024 at Bodija.
”Mr. Tunde Solomon was a vastly experienced member of staff with more than 25 years in the industry. His commitment to his role and his contributions to the growth of BON Hotel Nest Ibadan and the BON group in general during his tenure were invaluable.
”His loss leaves a void that will be deeply felt by all who had the privilege of working alongside him.
”We extend our heartfelt condolences to Mr. Solomon’s family during this difficult time.
”Our thoughts and prayers are with them as they navigate through this challenging period.“