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Speaker’s Death: Ekiti Assembly Declares 7 Days Mourning

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Ekiti Assembly Declares 7 Days Mourning

Speaker’s Death: Ekiti Assembly Declares 7 Days Mourning

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has declared a 7-day mourning in honour of the departed Speaker, Mr Funminiyi Afuye.

In a statement in Ado Ekiti, the chairman House Committee on media, Mrs Yemisi Ayokunle said the flag in the Assembly complex would be flown at half mast during the period.

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Mrs Ayokunle, who described the late Speaker as an embodiment of courage, excellence and a highly committed man to public service, maintained that Mr Afuye will be greatly missed.

According to the statement, the Speaker died on Wednesday evening during a brief illness at the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Ado Ekiti, at the age of 66.

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