According to reality TV star Niyi, who shared the news on twitter the man had high blood pressure and had been warned by his doctor against engaging in strenuous activities, but he ignored the warning.
Niyi revealed that the young man not only disregarded his doctor’s warning but also refused to take his medication.
Sharing the story on Twitter, the former Big Brother Naija housemate urged gym enthusiasts to get examined by a doctor before hitting the gym.
“Guys … if you are going to be gyming. Please try and get your heart tested by a Doctor..Blood pressure and those medical tests. A guy just died at the gym today during exercise. He was 28. Apparently he had high blood pressure and not taking meds and his Doc warned him”, Niyi wrote on Twitter.