Ekiti Assembly Speaker, Afuye, dies at 66

Mr Funminiyi Afuye

By Marvellous Nyang

The Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Mr Funminiyi Afuye, has been reported dead.

Afuye, who before his demise, represented Ikere constituency 1 in the Assembly, died on Wednesday evening at 66 after a brief illness.

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He was one of the dignitaries who graced the inauguration of Governor Biodun Oyebanji, on Sunday, October 16, 2022, and was said to be present at a plenary that was held on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.

According to the information gathered, he died after a brief illness.