The Executive Charman of Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, Mr Agunola Omomowo, is dead.
LEADERSHIP investigation revealed that the late Council boss died in Akure after attending a political meeting which lasted for several hours.
According to a source, the deceased walked straight to his car by himself after the meeting and slumped .He was later rushed to the State Specialist Hospital in Akure,where he was confirmed dead.
Confirming the incident, the special adviser on media to the late Agunola, Mr Bode Omoyoloye, said his boss was not having any illness before his death.
According to him, the death of 61 years old man came as a rude shock to the whole LGA as the town was thrown into total confusion when the news filtered the air.
His words : “He was not showing any sign of sickness before his death because he left Igbokoda to Akure for a political meeting with his vice and the Secretary. After the meeting, he slept in an undisclosed hotel, but he slumped before he got to his car and died before getting to the hospital.
“He was a fine gentleman, easy going and generous to all as he was been enjoyed by all Ilaje indegenes since he was sworn in as the LGA boss,” Omoyoloye said.
He was elected as the Ilaje executive chairman at the April 23 local government poll.