Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has declared the death of David Ajiboye, publicist of gospel musician, Yinka Ayefele as devastating.
Makinde made this disclosure via a statement made available to DAILY POST on Monday.
Ajiboye, who was until his death, spokesman of Ayefele, died on Sunday.
ROWZYR gathered that Ajiboye died in a hospital in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
He has been working as publicist to Ayefele for quite some years.
He was until his death, the Station manager of Fresh 106.9 FM Ado Ekiti.
The management of the station confirmed the death.
In a statement signed by Samson Akindele, the management declared that Ajiboye was a foundation member of the music arm of Yinka Ayefele Limited as the Publicist to Yinka Ayefele and the Merry Makers Band.
But, Makinde while reacting, expressed shock over the death of Ajiboye.
He described the demise as a painful loss.
Makinde in the statement issued by his Special Assistant (Print Media), Moses Alao, said that Ajiboye was a vivacious and easy going man.
“I am shocked by the news of the death of Mr. David Ajiboye, the General Manager, Fresh FM, Ado-Ekiti, after a brief illness.
“I commiserate with my friend and Chairman of Fresh FM, Evang. Dr. Yinka Ayefele, and the management of the Fresh FM Stations on the death of such a vibrant, trusted and dependable ally as Ajiboye.
“I also express my heartfelt condolences to the immediate family of the late media and entertainment chief.
“Ajiboye was a good ambassador of the Fresh FM and certainly one its greatest defenders in all seasons,”