Barrister Kole Ajayi, A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress APC in Ekiti state is dead
Ajayi who also aspire to be the next governor of the state was said to have died on his way to Lagos for a function
The legal luminary was the former president University of Ado Ekiti UNAD and a member board of management of the school
He contested for gubernatorial seat in 2014 under Accord Party
A family source who confirmed his demise said ” the news was shocking as he was full of live before embarking on the journey to Lagos ‘
Wale Ojo Lanre, one of his friends when contacted confirmed the incident and described Kole Ajayi as a gentle and hardworking person who is passionate about Ekiti.
Kole , a scientist turned lawyer was born in Ado-Ekiti into the family of late Mr Oluwafemi Ajayi from Ogbon Oba compound in Ado-Ekiti and princess Mary Ajayi (Nee Adelabu) from the Atewogboye ruling house in Ado-Ekiti. He had all his Educational pursuits in Ekiti from primary to tertiary level and he has always been involved in various selfless governmental, community and political activities at one time or the other since the creation of the State.