January 16, 2014 – Akerele Adu Is Dead: Ondo APC Party Leader Dies Today
Another popular politician has died in Ondo State. 84-year-old leader of All Progressive Congress Party, Pa Akerele Adu passed away this morning at OAU Teaching Hospital complex.
He reportedly battled an undisclosed age related illness several months before his death.
Pa Akerele Adu’s death was confirmed by his son, Babatunde Adu this afternoon
He was the ex-commissioner of Natural Resources and Agriculture in Ondo state during Governor Adafarati’s tenure.
He was also the ex-state Chairman of the defunct Alliance for Democracy, which later merged with the Action Congress of Nigeria, now part of the APC in Ondo State.
The deceased was born in Ijare, Ifedore.
Pa Akerele Adu is survived by a wife, several children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
May his soul rest in perfect peace (amen).