Ibidun Ighodalo who won the Miss Lux beauty pageant as an 18year old undergraduate of The University of Lagos died in the early hours of Sunday June 14 2020 from a suspected heart attack.
The former beauty queen was married to Popular Lagos Pastor Ituah Ighodalo of Trinity House church and she died 5days to her 40th birthday.
The family released a statement asking the public to appreciate the privacy needed right now and announcement of burial proceedings will be later publicized.
“The Ighodalo and Olaleye Ajayi families are deeply saddened to announce the sudden loss of our beloved wife and daughter Mrs. Ibidunni Ituah-Ighodalo who passed away in the early hours of today,As you will understand, this is a difficult time for our families and we will appreciate some privacy during this time. All information of burial proceedings will be provided in due course.”
Ibidun Ighodalo ‘s struggle with infertility led to her non-profit organization Ibidun Ighodalo foundation which was created to raise awareness on issues of infertility and she runs an event planning company .
While the family is in mourning Kemi Olunloyo reacted to the news of her death and demanded quick investigation by the police to know if it was suicide or a murder because she doesn’t understand why her Instagram was deactivated in less than 24hours after her sad passing.
Ibidun Ighodalo is survived by her husband and adopted daughter Keke and Zenan.