Oyo State Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, under the administration of the present Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, Hon. Kehinde Ayoola, is dead.
The Commissioner, Hon. Ayoola, was once a Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly.
According to the DAILY POST, Ayoola died on Thursday, 14 May 2020, after a brief illness.
He was a Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, in 1999, during Lam Adeshina’s regime as the governor, and later became a Commissioner of Environment and Natural Resources following Governor Seyi Makinde’s inauguration in 2019.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Taiwo Adisa, was said to confirm the death of the Commissioner.
Taiwo Adisa, in a brief conversation on telephone with the DAILY POST, however told that he was preparing an official statement on the death of the deceased.
He said, “You can wait for our official statement. We are preparing an official statement”.