Chairman of Globe Motors, Willie Anumudu, is dead

The Chairman of Globe Motors Holdings Nigeria Limited, Willie Anumudu, has died.

The Billionaire businessman who is one of Nigeria's biggest car dealers died on Tuesday April 21 after a brief illness not related to COVID-19.

Globe Motors is an authorised dealer in Toyota, Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz and Higer.

According to reports, Anumudu was to be air-lifted to Germany this morning but died about 4am.

He is survived by his wife Nkiru, and four children including popular stylist, Ozinna Anumudu.

A few minutes ago, Ozinna shared a photo of herself and her dad on her Instagram story with the caption "Love you daddy!!!"

Before his death, Anumudu shared the stage with Chief Michael Ade-Ojo of Elizade Motors as the biggest names in Nigeria's automobile business.

Neusroom gathered that the two automobile moguls, Ade-Ojo and Anumudu, used to be very good business associates until their business relationship went south in 2017 over the distributorship deal of Toyota vehicles.

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