Oyo Govt. Announces Death Of Former SSG, HoS Akinyele


The Oyo state government has
announced the death of Chief
Theophilus Adekeke Akinyele, the former secretary to the state government and Head of Service, sympathised with the family of Akinyele over the loss of their father, grandfather who died on Friday at 88.

In a released statement made available by Mrs Olubamiwo Adeosun, Secretary to the State Government, Oyo government described late Akinyele as true compatriot, with unquestionable passion for work.

” with great sadness, we announce the home call of our former Secretary to the State Government and Head of Service, Chief Theophilus Adekeke Akinyele who passed to the great beyond in the early hours of Monday 26th October, 2020 at the age of 88.

“Chief Akinyele served as Secretary to the State Government/Head of Service from 1976 to 1978. He was passionate about the development of Oyo State and his dedication to duty was unparalleled. He will be sorely missed for his great oratory skills, diplomacy and love for the good people of Oyo State.

” Oyo State Government under the able leadership of Governor Seyi Makinde and the Executive Council Members pray that the Almighty God would grant his immediate and extended family as well as the entire people of the State fortitude to bear the loss

May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.