Alhaji Sakariyahu Babalola, The Deputy President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has died.
According to The Nation, Alhaji Babalola, who was also President-General of the Muslim Ummah of Southwest Nigeria (MUSWEN) was a philanthropist.
He was Chairman / Executive Director of Telemobile Nigeria Limited.
Popularly known as SOB, the late Alhaji Babalola was buried in Lagos on Wednesday according to the Islamic mandate.
The janazah (prayer for the dead) will take place in the Central Mosque of Lagos, Idumota.
The main imam of the state of Lagos, Sheikh Sulaimon Oluwatoyin Abou-Nolla, should lead the Janazah.