‘We lost an Asset’ – Oyo Speaker Mourns Late Commissioner Ayoola
The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin has expressed grief over the death of the state’s Commissioner of Environment and Natural Resources, Rt. Hon. Kehinde Ayoola.
Mr Ogundoyin in a statement described the late Ayoola as a hardworking man with selfless personality, who always offered his time, expertise and resources when needed.
According to the Speaker, the death of Ayoola came as a rude shock, and that the deceased would be greatly missed as he was a committed and strategic member of the Governor Seyi Makinde’s Oyo development team.
Rt Hon. Ayoola who died yesterday (Thursday) morning during a brief illness was Speaker of the Oyo state House of Assembly in 1999 under Alhaji Lam Adesina’s administration and became the Commissioner for Environment following Governor Seyi Makinde’s inauguration in 2019.
He also served as the Director General for Seyi Makinde 2015 gubernatorial campaign and the Deputy Director General for the 2019 campaign.