Uncategorized AFENIFERE LEADER, FASANMI DIES By Admin Posted on 2 weeks ago 1 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin A prominent political figure and Afenifere Chieftain, Pa Ayo Fasanmi has passed on at the age of 94. This was disclosed in a statement released by his son, Afolabi. “With gratitude to the Almighty God for a life well spent, we wish to announce the demise of our father, Senator Ayo Fasanmi, at the ripe age of 94 years,” he stated. Afolabi added his father died peacefully in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Wednesday night. Fasanmi served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Old Western Nigeria Housing Corporation. The late Yoruba politician was a pharmacist and the National President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria in 1977. He was a Senator in the Second Republic after being elected into the Senate in 1979 as well as a member of the House of Representatives in 1983. Fasanmi, who served as a member of the National Constitutional Conference Commission in 1994, was the leader of Yoruba socio-cultural group, Egbe Afenifere, and a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress.