Dapo Ojora, a socialite and one of the sons of boardroom guru, Otunba Adekunle Ojora and his wife, Erelu Ojuolape Ojora is dead.
According to sources, Late Dapo allegedly shot himself in the head at his home in Ikoyi, Lagos state on Friday evening, December 11. The deceased is a brother-in-law to former Senate President, Bukola Saraki.
Dapo’s strange death came as a shock to many, who could not fathom the reason why he would take his own life in such a gruesome manner.
Their much celebrated marriage began having hiccups a few years ago
Family sources claim late Ojora became depressed following his marital crisis with his wife, Patricia, a trained lawyer, and an entrepreneur and both decided to go their separate ways for undisclosed reasons.
The sources claim his marital woes took a heavy toll on him because of the love he had for his wife, Patricia, and that as much as he tried to put up a brave face, he couldn’t bear losing her.
Just last year, he and his wife put their differences aside when they both hosted the creme of society to their daughter, Tara’s wedding to her beau, Folajimi Ayodeji, in Ikoyi, Lagos.
Dapo and Patricia at the funeral of late Awolowo’s eldest child, Rev Omotola Oyediran six days ago.
Nine years ago, the Ojora family was thrown into mourning following the demise of the scion of their family, Gboyega Ojora, fondly referred to as Gbegi. Aged 50, Gbegi died of a heart attack at First Consultant Hospital, Ikoyi. He left behind a wife, Solveigh Omosalewa, and a son, Toluwani.