A former Special Adviser to the Governor on Information and Communication Technology, under the administration of Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Niyi Ajao, has died.
The death of Mr. Ajao was confirmed by close political associates in a telephone interview with Oyo News in the early hours of Wednesday.
Mr. Ajao, according to our sources, died in the early hours of Monday. He was in his early 40s. He breathed his last at his residence after a long battle with an undisclosed illness.
Niyi Ajao was a young compound chief in Ibadanland, known as Mogaji. He was the Mogaji of Ayegun.
Reacting to the news, many have expressed shock over the death of the former Governor’s aide, noting that his loyalty and commitment to the development of the State was exemplary and worthy of emulation.