ODHA holds special sitting for ex-lawmaker
The Ondo State House of Assembly, yesterday held a special sitting in honour and memory of a former member of the House, Ernest Abiodun Anifowose, who died earlier this year.
Anifowose was a member of the House during the fourth Republic and represented Ese-Odo State constituency between 1999 and 2003. He died on January 6, this year at the age of 69.
The Speaker of the House, Bamidele Oleyelogun, led other members of the Assembly to pay tributes to the departed senior colleague.
They extolled the virtues of the former legislator, describing him as a peace-loving man and a good representative of the people who did a lot in serving his people.
The lawmakers who made reference to the biblical allusion which says “for everything, there is a season…”, also described the sudden death of the former lawmaker as a pointer to the fact that every living soul would die one day.