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Funminiyi Afuye Biography
Mr Funminiyi Afuye (July 11, 1956-October 18, 2022), he was born in Ikere-Ekiti. He was the Ekiti State House of Assembly Speaker.
Mr Funminiyi Afuye was reportedly dead. Sources said he died on Wednesday evening at an undisclosed hospital, where he was rushed to, following a brief illness.
Afuye, a lawyer, who represents Ikere Constituency 1 at the Assembly, died at the age of 66.
A member of the House, who confirmed his death on the telephone, said he was rushed to the hospital, on Wednesday, after developing an illness.
The lawmaker, who said that the Speaker’s death was shocking, said that he rushed to the hospital upon getting the news, but met people weeping and had to turn back.
Afuye was at the Thanksgiving Service of the new governor, Biodun Oyebanji, on Tuesday and later chaired the plenary session of the Assembly in the afternoon.
He said, “This is shocking. Rt Hon Funminiyi Afuye was at the House of Assembly on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, so his death is devastating to us. It is a rude shock.
“We learnt he developed sudden complications in the morning (Wednesday) and was rushed to the hospital where he died.
Afuye, a former commissioner in the state, was in the Assembly between 2007 and 2011 and was spending his second term in the Assembly with the tenure billed to expire in June of next year.
Funminiyi Afuye Career
Funminiyi Afuye was a member of the third assembly between 2007 and 2011.
From 2011–2014, he was a Commissioner for two different ministries; Ekiti State Ministry of Information and Ministry of Integration and Intergovernmental Affairs during the era of Governor.
He was re elected in the sixth assembly and he became the speaker of the house on 6 June 2019.
Funminiyi Afuye Wife
Funminiyi Afuye is happily married, to his beautiful wife. The union is blessed with several children.
Funminiyi Afuye Net Worth
Funminiyi Afuye was the Ekiti State House of Assembly Speaker. He has an estimated net worth of $500,000.