Former Deputy Governor of Ogun State, Alhaji Abdul Rafiu Ogunleye died this morning at the age of 79 in Itele, Ijebu.
He was the deputy governor during the administration of Chief Olusegun Osoba
Governor Abiodun paid tribute in a statement released by his Chief press Secretary, Mr. Kunle Somorin.
He said the development currently being enjoyed in the State is from people like the late former Deputy Governor who worked tirelessly to ensure the state attain its current status.
He further said he had hoped that the former deputy governor would live longer so that his administration could use his wealth of experience for the benefit of the state.