Ondo loses ex-Governor

Posted by News Express | 4 June 2020 | 1,568 times

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•Late Ex-Governor Olumilua
Former Governor of the old Ondo State, Evangelist Bamidele Olumilua, has passed away.
Olumilua, who hailed from Ikere Ekiti, ruled the old Ondo State between 1991 and 1993.
He was elected then on the platform of the Social Democracy party(SDP).
He died at the age of 80 after a brief illness.
The late Olumilua is the father of the current Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation in Ekiti State, Aare Muyiwa Olumilua.
Confirming the death to newsmen, Olumilua, said his father died around 3am on Thursday.
“Yes, Baba died today (Thursday) around 3am. We thank God that he lived a good and worthy life and we are proud of his personality and achievements while alive.
“Burial arrangements will be announced later”, he said.
The deceased was a hardworking patriotic Ekiti indigene who contributed to the development of the state. 

•Credit (except headline): Daily Sun.


Source: News Express

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