A cousin to Chief Mike Adenuga, Chairman of Globacom Telecommunications Network, retired Commissioner of Police (CP), Yomi Onashile, has died from Covid – 19 complications, according to reports gathered by Fedredsnews.
The retired CP, reports indicated, died at the Olodo Isolation Centre, Ibadan, Oyo State after spending almost a week at the centre.
The late top cop was a trained Biochemist before joining the Nigeria Police.
He had his Master’s Degree in Forensic and Food Contaminants Analysis from the same institution.
He was a Hubert Humphrey Fellow at the Drug Programme of the John Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA, and also a highly experienced professional with working experience with the New York Police Department and the Israeli Police Crime Laboratory in Jerusalem.
He served as Commissioner of Police in Abia, Oyo, Ekiti, and Lagos States before his retirement, and authored a number of books and monographs.
Following his retirement, Onashile set up a relaxation centre for the elderly called Senior Citizens Club, situated along the Secretariat and Total Garden Road in Ibadan.