The deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmilayo Olayinka, has died of cancer according to family sources, SaharaReporters report.
Funmilayo Olayinka has been deputy governor since 16th October 2010. She was also a champion of women’s rights. She came to the government from the banking sector.
She leaves behind a husband and three children.
She was 52 years old.