A Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Saruku Suraju, better known as “Aro Meta” is reported dead in a hotel in Ogun state after an alleged marathon sex with a woman believed to be a commercial sex worker.
Aro Meta, the PDP chairman in Ipokia local government area of Ogun state, died at the De Lover Hotel, located at Aseko area, Ibatefin in Ipokia on Friday night, PM News gathered.
Until his demise, the 68-year old man was among those to be conferred with Islamic chieftaincy titles on Sunday at Ibatefin Central Mosque.
It was gathered that he was to be turbaned as Giwa Adinni of Ibatefin Central Mosque, but the ceremony has now been postponed indefinitely.
Speaking on the matter, a family source confirmed that the man died in a hotel while his mistress fled the scene of the incident without any trace.
The family source said: “The incident happened around 9:00pm on Friday and we have buried him yesterday according to Islamic rite.
“Yes, he died at De Lover hotel. What I know was that, his party, PDP is to have the final meeting of those to be elected as officers of the party in their forthcoming Congress.
“He was on his way to the meeting when they said, a lady called him on his phone and asked him to join her at the hotel. It was his dead body that was later taken out from the hotel with series of information flying around.”
“Some said he might have contracted thunderbolt, “Magun”, a charm laid for partners who are adulterous.
“Some people said he was strangled to death by unknown people while some said he was killed by a chemical substance sniffed into his nose with an handkerchief. What all these means is that, it has a political undertone.
“We were told that he had a misunderstanding with someone in the party over the chairmanship seat as he wanted to return to the office while other candidates are interested.
“I was not there, all these are what people are saying. I don’t want to speak ill about the dead, he was there all alone now. This is a big lesson for everybody, please, spare me to stop here, I don’t want to say more than this”.
Before he died, the deceased, who had three wives, was living alone with no wife, because two of his wives left him, while the third wife, an Ajase from Benin Republic was attacked by partial stroke and has since been taken back to her relatives in Ajase town.