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Ayo Fasanmi

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Ayorinde Fasanmi (27 September 1925[1][2] – 29 July 2020) was a Nigerian pharmacist and politician.[3][4][5][6] He was born in Iye Ekiti, Nigeria.

Ayo Fasanmi
Born(1925-09-27)27 September 1925
Died29 July 2020(2020-07-29) (aged 94)
Years active1978–2020

He joined the Unity Party of Nigeria in 1978 and was a candidate in the Ondo State gubernatorial primary election but lost.[7]

In 1983, he was elected member of the Federal House of Representatives representing Ondo North.[8]

He later served as member of the Board of Directors of the Old Western Nigeria Housing Corporation.[9]


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  6. "Obasanjo/Iyabo feud: Why we won't intervene— Yoruba elders - Vanguard News". Vanguard News. 19 December 2013. Retrieved 24 February 2015.
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