Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka dancing during the special prayer session in her office to mark the commencement of work in 2013.

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka dancing during the special prayer session in her office to mark the commencement of work in 2013.

There are reports that the Ekiti state deputy governor, Funmilayo Olayinka has died in a Lagos medical facility.

Olayinka who ran for office alongside Gov. Kayode Fayemi on the platform of the ACN resigned from Eco Bank Plc to join politics, before Eco Bank, she was head of External Affairs, UBA Plc.

The 52-year-old deputy governor reportedly died of cancer. She is survived by a husband and three children.

May her beautiful soul rest in peace and may God comfort her family and all who knew her.

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka displaying the award she received at the 2nd Congress of the Ireland Chapter of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), as the immediate past chairperson of the ACN, Ireland, Mrs. Bunmi Salako watches with admiration

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka displaying the award she received at the 2nd Congress of the Ireland Chapter of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), as the immediate past chairperson of the ACN, Ireland, Mrs. Bunmi Salako watches with admiration

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka JP receiving her certificate from the Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi after the new Chief Judge of the State, Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola swore her in as a Justice of the Peace, at Lady Jibowu Hall, Government House Ground, Ado-Ekiti.

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka JP receiving her certificate from the Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi after the new Chief Judge of the State, Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola swore her in as a Justice of the Peace, at Lady Jibowu Hall, Government House Ground, Ado-Ekiti.

 

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka, flanked on the left by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji (Dr) Ganiyu Owolabi and wife of the Governor who doubles as the Chairperson, State Strategic Consultative Committee on Culture, Arts and Tourism, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, at the 1st Ekiti Festival of Culture and Arts Expo (EKIFEST 2012), in Ado-Ekiti on Monday.

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka, flanked on the left by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji (Dr) Ganiyu Owolabi and wife of the Governor who doubles as the Chairperson, State Strategic Consultative Committee on Culture, Arts and Tourism, Erelu Bisi Fayemi, at the 1st Ekiti Festival of Culture and Arts Expo (EKIFEST 2012), in Ado-Ekiti on Monday, September 10, 2012

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka in a handshake with the Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Bamitale Omole during the church service of late Prof. Sam Aluko held at Archbishop Vinning College of Theology, Akure, Ondo State on Friday, March 2, 2012.

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka in a handshake with the Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Prof. Bamitale Omole during the church service of late Prof. Sam Aluko held at Archbishop Vinning College of Theology, Akure, Ondo State on Friday, March 2, 2012.

 

 

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka taking the kick off in a novelty match between the Executive and Legislative arms to mark the 1st year in office of the 4th assembly on Tuesday.

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Funmi Olayinka taking the kick off in a novelty match between the Executive and Legislative arms to mark the 1st year in office of the 4th assembly in June 2012

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