The Senate has asked the Federal Government to rename the Ibadan
Airport after the late former governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola
He passed on June 25 as a result of COVID-19 complications.They also observed a minute silence to honour the deceased.
The upper legislative chambers, during plenary on Tuesday, urged the Federal Government to immortalise the former senator.
At the Senate plenary on Tuesday July 7, Senator Abdulfatahi Buhari
moved the motion proposing the renaming of the airport after Ajimobi and
it was seconded by Senator Ibikunle Amosun. Senator Buhari had
eulogized the late Ajimobi, who was a member of the 5th Senate from 2003
The red chamber thereafter observed a minute silence in honor of Ajimobi.