As Oyo state was hit with the sudden death of Ex Governor, Otunba Dr Christopher Adebayo Alao Akala, Hon Jelil Ajibola has condole with the government and people of the state over death of former Governor who died on Wednesday ( Jan 12).
Hon Ajibola, commiserated with the government, family of the deceased and people of Ogbomoso. He described late Otunba Akala as a true son of the soil, and role model to generations to come.
He prayed God grant the family and people of Ogbomoso and the state the fortitude to bear the loss of the illustrious son.
He said the late Alao-Akala’s eternal honour, respect and gratitude would continue to remain in the memory of many indigents of Ogbomoso.
The ex governor passed on early on Wednesday in Ogbomoso at the age of 71, a month after the Soun of Ogbomoso also joined his ancestors.
Alao-Akala who was recently acquitted over a case instituted by EFCC, was the governor of Oyo state between 2007-2011.