News coming in now from the Oyo Sate Government has revealed that the State Commissioner for Environment, Kehinde Ayoola is dead.
The announcement was made in a statement signed on Thursday by the Chief Press Secretary to the state Governor, Seyi Makinde.
According to the statement, Mr. Kehinde drove himself to Frontida Critical Care Hospital, Iyaganku, Ibadan, two weeks ago, for medical checks, after which he was advised to proceed on bed rest. He was pronounced dead in the early hours of Thursday May 14th.
He was one of the first batch of 14 Commissioners sworn into office on August 14, 2019, by Governor Makinde and was thereafter asked to head the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.
May his soul rest in Peace!