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Akinkuolire, Ondo Ex-Lawmaker , Is Dead

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Akinkuolire, Ondo Ex-Lawmaker , Is Dead

Soji Akinkuolire, a former member of the Ondo State House of Assembly (ODHSA), who stood for Constituency I in the Okitipupa Division, is dead, SaharaReporters has actually learnt.

Family members sources informed SaharaReporters that Mr. Akinkuolire famously called “Aghando” passed away on Saturday after contending with an ailment for the past couple of days.

“Aghando (Label) is dead. We have transferred his body at the health center’s morgue. I will certainly inform you on the details later”, among the sources claimed.

The late lawmaker represented Okitipupa Constituency I in the Ondo State Parliament in between 2011 and also 2015 under the defunct Labour Party (LP).

Our correspondent can not promptly identify the reason for the health issues, yet a close ally made known that the deceased was “awfully” ignored” by his friends as well as partners primarily by political bigwigs from the Okitipupa division.

A SaharaReporters correspondent reported that the late Mr. Akinkuolire was amongst the unhappy lawmakers of the Assembly in the obsolete Labour Party (LP) that “cross-carpeted”, alongside the embattled Governor Olusegun Mimiko, to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

The deceased objected to the Speakership seat of the State House of Assembly in 2014 together with Oyebo Aladetan from Ilaje Constituency I, together with Jumoke Akindele.

Throughout the election, the late Mr. Akinkuolire got 0 ballots, Mr. Aladetan got 9 votes while Mrs. Akindele, a handpicked political god-daughter of Governor Mimiko, obtained 13 ballots to emerge as the first women Audio speaker.

Mr. Akinkuolire was 56 years old, he was from Ilutitun and was an alumni of the Ekiti State College (EKSU), Trouble Ekiti.

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