Afenifere Leader, Ayo Fasanmi Dies At 94
Leader of Afenifere, Pa Ayo Fasanmi, has died at the age of 94 years.
The death of Pa Fasanmi on Wednesday night was confirmed by his son, Folabi Fasanmi, in a statement on Thursday.
The statement reads, “With great gratitude to the Almighty God for a life well spent, we wish to announce the demise of our father, Senator Ayo Fasanmi at the ripe age of 94 years.
“The Second Republic Senator who until his death was a leader of the Yoruba Socio Cultural Group, Egbe Afenifere (ILOSIWAJU YORUBA) and a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, passed on peacefully in Osogbo on Wednesday night.
“The burial arrangement will be announced by his immediate family in conjunction with his political associates and the South West Governors.
“He was born 25th September, 1925.”