One of the most prominent patriarchs of the Nigerian social circuit, Engineer Saula Aremu Jinadu is dead.
The great patriarch died on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. He was aged 94.
Pa Jinadu was the head of the Jinadu-Ogunmade family of Isale Eko, Lagos.
Born in September 21, 1922, Pa Jinadu was the former Deputy-Chief Engineer of NBC, now FRCN. He was also the former Head of Telecommunication, BBC Brown Boveri.
He has since been buried according to Islamic rites.
The final burial ceremony of the late Sage was held on Monday, May 23, 2016, at the Eko Club, Bode Thomas Road, Surulere. The party was graced by the creme-de-la-creme of the Lagos Social circuit.
Pa Jinadu is survived by many children – Yeside Jeremiah, Tunde and Molara Jinadu, Ebun and Folorunsho Osobukola, Toun and Jimi Olaogun, Buki and Comfort Jinadu and Yinka and Ayo Jinadu. Also left to mourn him are many grandchildren. Prominent among them are Ayodeji and Folake Jeremiah, Hakeem and Jumoke Animashaun, Joseph and Tobi Abubu, Femi and Anita Olaogun, and many great grandchildren.