Ekiti State Loses Assembly Speaker
Barely two days after the new governor of Ekiti State was sworn in, the Speaker of the Ekiti House of Assembly Rt. Hon. Funminiyi Afuye is dead.
An Ekiti All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain told newsmen: “We lost the Speaker Ekiti State House of Assembly to ‘cardiac arrest.”
The caused of the unusual cardiac arrest is yet to be ascertianed. It is reported that the speaker is hale and agile.
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