The Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ipokia local government area of Ogun State, Alhaji Saruku Suraju, popularly known as “Aro Meta” has died in a hotel after an alleged marathon sex with a woman believed to be a commercial sex worker.
It was gathered that Suraj died at the De Lover Hotel, located at Aseko area, Ibatefin in Ipokia on Friday night.
His mistress fled the scene of the incident when his lover gave up the ghost.
The 68-year old until his death was the PDP Chairman in Ipokia local government area.
There was said to have been plans to turban him as Giwa Adinni of Ibatefin Central Mosque, but the ceremony has now been postponed indefinitely.
A family source said that the man died in a hotel while his mistress, who no one knows fled without any trace.
“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 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 a handkerchief. What all these mean 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”, the source revealed.
Prior his death, he was living alone with no wife.
The deceased, according to a close relative, was the only child of his parent.