Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has set up a 13-man committee to coordinate the burial ceremony of the late Afenifere leader, Pa Ayo Fasanmi, who died on July 30, aged 94 years.
In a brief statement signed by Yinka Oyebode, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor on Sunday, Fayemi said the committee is to work with the family of the late elder statesman and the government of Osun State to ensure a befitting burial for the deceased, who will be buried in Iye Ekiti in Ilejemeje Local Government Area, Ekiti State on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
The committee is headed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Biodun Oyebanji.
Members of the Committee are:
Mr. Biodun Oyebanji – Chairman
Senator Bunmi Adetunmbi – Member
Hon Ibrahim Olanrewaju – Member
Hon Tope Ogunleye – Member
Chief Folorunsho Olabode – Member
Barr. Paul Omotosho – Member
Hon Femi Ajayi – Member
Mr. Ayoola Owolabi – Member
Aare Muyiwa Olumilua – Member
Chief (Mrs) Moji Fafure – Member
Brig-Gen. Ebenezer Ogundana (rtd) – Member
Chief Alaba Abejide – Member
Mr. Taju Adejumo – Secretary
Prominent elder statesman and leader of Yoruba socio-cultural group Afenifere, Senator Ayo Fasanmi died in the early hours of Thursday aged 94.