Ekiti deputy governor goes on medical leave

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Olayinka (right) with the First Lady of Ekiti State, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi (left) during the Inaugural Ball in honour of the Governor for his second term in office at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island Lagos, on Sunday May 29, 2011.

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Olayinka (right) with the First Lady of Ekiti State, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi (left)

Deputy governor of the western Nigerian state of Ekiti, Mrs. Funmilayo Olayinka, has proceeded on a three-month leave following her indisposition.

A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the State Governor, Mr Olayinka Oyebode, on Monday stated that the deputy governor would spend the period to attend to her health condition. The statement was silent on the nature of the ailment.

Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Olayinka (right) with the First Lady of Ekiti State, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi (left)
Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Funmi Olayinka (right) with the First Lady of Ekiti State, Mrs. Bisi Fayemi (left)

The release urged the people of the state to pray for her speedy recovery.

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