He was said to have met the unfortunate death along Gbogan road, at Ogo-oluwa Area, Osogbo when his motorcycle had a head-on collision with another motorcycle riding against the traffic.
While the other cyclist sustained minor injury, Okewunmi died on the spot as a result of serious head injury he had.
His wife, Olanike, in a phone interview with our correspondent, expressed sadness over the incidence, describing it as the darkest moment of the family’s life.
“We were so happy after receiving those gifts items from the first lady, I later started feeling hunger, and my husband went home to prepare food for me, he came back and played with us for some minutes.
“He left the hospital around 8:pm, not knowing that it would be the last time I will set my eye on him, I learnt that he died of accident few minutes he left us around Ogo-oluwa.