The State of Osun House of Assembly has declared Monday to
Wednesday as mourning period in honour of the first civilian
governor of the State, Senator Isiaka Adeleke.
The Speaker, Mr Najeem Salaam gave the directive on Monday
Protesters on rampage cause traffic gridlock over ex-Gov Isiaka
Adeleke’s death, yesterday, in Osogbo, Osun State.
A statement by the Chairman House Committee on Information
and Strategy, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye said, the flag would be
flown half-staff in the Assembly during the period while all
legislative activities would be suspended.
It said, the decision was aimed at giving respect to the late
Senator. Adeleke who represented Osun West at the Nigeria Senate died on Sunday