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Former FRCN Executive Director, Bishop Ajani Passes on

Former Executive Director, Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN, Ibadan Zonal Station, Bishop Samuel Olukunle Ajani has passed on.

The entire FRCN family received the news of the death of a former Executive Director with shock and grief. Adedayo Adelowo had a chat with individuals who at a point in time had relationships with the deceased.

Reverend Canon Dr. Ajani as he was fondly called who was also the pioneer Bishop, Diocese of Egba West, Anglican Communion, would have clocked 80 years by 22nd April this year, except that death caught him unawares.

Bishop Ajani joined the service of FRCN on the 23rd, July 1963.

He rose through ranks to become the Executive Director in 1993.

The Abeokuta North Local Government, Ogun State-born engineer worked at various operations of FRCN including Lagos and Ibadan.

Reacting on the death, Zonal Director, FRCN Ibadan Zonal Station, Alhaji Mohammed Bello described the deceased as an expert in the field of Engineering.

Mrs. Grace Ojo, a secretary shared her memory of the late Ajani as a jovial boss who would always be fondly remembered.

On his part, Pa Oladosu Ojo who had served under the deceased said the late Ajani was very dutiful, noting that he lived for a good purpose.

Pa Ojo noted that beyond his dexterity in the line of duty, he was also dedicated to the work of God.

Retired Bishop of Ife-East/Anglican Communion found it difficult to believe that the loving Bishop Olukunle Samuel Ajani had passed on.

Bishop Olukunle Ajani bade the world farewell on Monday 27-01-2020.

Adedayo Adelowo

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