Ex-Osun Governor, Senator Isiaka Adeleke, is Dead
By Dipo Olowookere
The first executive Governor of Osun State, Mr Isiaka Adeleke, has been reported dead. He died on Sunday at a hospital in Osogbo, the state capital.
Mr Adeleke, until his demise today, was a serving member of the National Assembly, representing Osun West Senatorial District, at the upper legislative chamber, where he head the Senate Committee on Capital Market.
According to reports, Mr Adeleke, 62, a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), died at Bikets Hospital in Osogbo after suffering a heart attack.
He was said to have attended a political meeting in Osogbo on Saturday night and was reportedly very okay during the meeting.
In 1991, the deceased was elected as the first elected Governor of Osun State under the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).