Former Minister Of Education, Olaiya Oni Reported Dead

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Dr. Olaiya Oni, a ‎Former Minister of Education and the pioneer Ondo State Labour Party Chairman, is reported dead.

Olaiya OniAccording to information gathered, Oni died at the age of 72 today, after being hospitalized at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Owo, Ondo state with an undisclosed ailment.

Family sources said Oni had been battling with health challenges since 2012, which was one of the reasons he relocated from Akure to his home town, Ise-Akoko, Akoko North East local government area of the state.

It was also learnt that the former minister’s health degenerated three days ago and he was rushed from Ise-Akoko to Akure before he gave up the ghost.

May his soul rest in peace Amen.



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