The All Progressive Congress (APC) on Sunday mourned the death of Lagos state’s former commissioner for Agriculture and Cooperatives, Chief Enoch Kolapomoye Olorunfunwa (EKO) Ajiboso, who died at the age of 68.
Reacting to the announcement of the ex-commissioner’s death, the Publicity Secretary of the APC in Lagos, Mr Seye Oladejo, described the death as a ”shock and unfortunate”.
Chief Enoch Kolapo moye Ajiboso was also a former Chairman of Agege Local Government, was reported to have died in the early hours on Sunday, December, 20 2020 in his hometown, Inisa, in Odo Otin Local Government Area of Osun State.
However, the cause of death could not be ascertained nor confirmed by any family member.
The deceased until his death was the Eesa of Inisa land, the highest traditional stool in the town, second only to the traditional ruler of the town.
Ajiboso, a retired banker before his foray into politics, was two term chairman of Agege Local Government, the first man to be elected twice as Chairman of Agege Local Government.
He was the Chairman of Local Government Chairmen in the state and the National Treasurer of the national body.
He then became, Commissioner for Agriculture and Cooperatives in the first term of the administration of Babatunde Raji Fashola.
Ajiboso while alive, had said that improving people’s life, was the hallmark of his aspiration.