Nigeria’s tallest man dies at 48

Nigeria’s tallest man and actor, Afeez Agoro Oladimeji, is dead.

The 48 years old died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) on Wednesday night after a prolonged sickness.

The news of his death was made known on Thursday, in a tweet by popular Twitter influencer, Pamilerin Adegoke.

Announcing Agoro’s death, Adegoke tweeted; “Nigerian tallest man Afeez Agoro Oladimeji is dead after suffering from prolonged sickness.”

Before his death, Oladimeji, whose height is 2.25 metres (7 ft 4 in), born in Sabo Yaba, Lagos State, had been bedridden for the past 8 months.