THE Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Funminiyi Afuye has been confirmed died after a cardiac arrest.
This was confirmed in a terse statement by Yinka Oyebode, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abiodun Oyebanji
Yinka Oyebode, on Wednesday.
The statement read: “Rt. Hon Afuye died Wednesday evening at the Ekiti State Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), Ado- Ekiti, where he was receiving treatment after suffering a cardiac arrest,” .
“The late Afuye, 66, was a former Commissioner of the Ekiti State Ministry of Information, and a two-time member of the State Assembly. He was inaugurated Speaker of the sixth Assembly on June 6, 2019.”
Late Rt. Funminiyi Afuye died at the age of 66.