Mr Wale Aboderin, Chairman of Punch Newspaper, has died. Punch Newspaper confirmed the death, saying it occurred at 605am on Wednesday after a heart surgery. Aged 60, Aboderin was also the Chairman of Punch Commercial Printing Limited and Lukahed Properties Limited. Aboderin attended the Government College, Ibadan and trained as a pilot in the United States. A sports enthusiast and philanthropist, he was the Founder and Chairman of Dolphins Female Basketball Foundation, and also a former Chairman of the Lagos State Basketball Association. He was also Vice-President of the Nigerian Basketball Supporters Club. He is survived by his wife, Titilayo, and two daughters.