Family of Laolu Martins has announced the death of a co-founder of Bukka Hut, after he committed suicide at his residence in Lekki, Lagos.
In a statement released by the family on Wednesday, the death was announced, and it also disclosed that he died on the evening of Tuesday, September 27, 2022.
“We hereby solicit the support and understanding of everyone as the family grieves the loss of our beloved Laolu in our privacy.
“Our kind request is that you support the family – wife, children, aged mother and father and his siblings with your prayers at this difficult time.
“Further announcements will be made by the family,” the statement said.
Martins started his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1999 and has worked for over 21 years in different sectors, including investment banking, corporate banking, stockbroking, asset management, and pension fund management.