The former Governor of Ondo State, Bamidele Isola Olumilua, is dead.
Mr Olumila’s death was announced on Thursday morning by His eldest son and Commissioner for Information in Ekiti State, Mr Muyiwa Olumilua.
Another close relative also confirmed that Olumilua died this morning in his country home, Ikere-Ekiti.
“Baba died this morning (Thursday) about few hours ago and we are all in sorrowful mood,” the source said.
Olumilua’s body has been deposited at the mortuary of Afe Babalola University Teaching Hospital in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Olumilua celebrated 80th birthday anniversary two months ago.
The late politician was governor of Ondo State from January 1992 to November 1993.