Femi Adeyemi, a leader in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state has passed away, The Eagle Online reports.
According to the report, Adeyemi, popularly known as Alagbada, died today, August 3, at the Obafemi Awolowo Teaching Hospital, Ile Ife, Osun state, where he was receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness.
He will be buried according to the Muslim rites this evening in his home town, Awo-Ekiti, in Irepodun/Ifelodun local government of the state.
Until his death, Adeyemi, 56, was the chairman of APC in Irepodun/Ifelodun local government area of the state.
His death comes just hours after the death of another party chieftain, Ibidapo Awojolu in the state.
Adeyemi was a native of Awo-Ekiti, Ekiti state.