The death of the former old ondo state Governor, late Evangelist Bamidele Ishola Olumilua has been described as an exit of great Political leader and Mentor.
These were some of the submissions of Politicians and some associates of the late Politician While speaking with the press at the residence of the of former governor in Ikere-Ekiti
The Oke-Osun home of the late politician turned a mini -tourist site as family members politicians and other category of sympathizers stormed the country home of the politician to pay their last respects.
The death of the former governor of old ondo state came on air early Thursday morning as social media were awashed with various captions announcing the death of the late politician
The late Olumilua served as governor of ondo state from January 1992 to November 1993
Early callers at the residence of the late governor included the Deputy governor of Ekiti state Chief Bisi Eleyemi, Speaker of the Ekiti House of Assembly, Funminiyi Afuye. The APC chairman in the State Paul Alabi and other dignitaries
The atmosphere at the deceased house was of joy as the late Evangelist had instructed before his death that his demise should rather be celebrated than mourning .
This is why women groups staged a light cultural display in front of the deceased house to celebrate his demise
The son of the deceased who doubles as the commissioner for information in Ekiti State, Mr Muyiwa Olumilua said his late father would forever be missed for his great Sense of patriotism , dedication, selfless service and above all honesty
His personal assistant as well as his driver for many years gave glowing tribute of late Olumilua
Also paying tribute, the speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly , Funminiyi Afuye and the APC chairman in Ekiti State, Paul Alabi who spoke through the party’s publicity secretary, Ade Ajayi remarked that the political class in Ekiti state have lost a hero
As at the time of filing this report other dignitaries from across the country are still being expected.