The Kwara State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has expressed deep sadness over the death of the Speaker of Ekiti Local Government Council, Hon. Adeniyi Kayode Emmanuel, who passed on today.
The party in a statement signed by its State Chairman, Hon. (Engr.) Kola Shittu, commiserated with the deceased family, Chairman of Ekiti Local Government, Comrade Yinka Dallas, Chairman and members of Ekiti PDP and the people of the local government area over the unfortunate incident.
Shittu said the party received news of the demise of Adeniyi Kayode with rude shock and sadness. He described him as a fine lawmaker, grassroots politician and loyal party man, who was dedicated to the ideals of the PDP.
“As we mourn the loss of our beloved brother and party man, we pray Almighty God overlook his shortcomings and grant him eternal rest. May He also give the bereaved family, Comrade Dallas and the Ekiti PDP family the fortitude to bear this great loss,” Shittu added.
The late Adeniyi Kayode is survived by father, mother, wife and three kids.