The Special Adviser to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Engineer James Adepoju is dead. Adepoju died on Wednesday, 13 January 2021.

Adepoju was appointed last year by Governor Seyi Makinde.

There is not been an official statement regarding the cause of his death.

He is a graduate of Civil Engineering from the University of Ibadan, and has been involved in several projects, including providing engineering consultancy services on the construction of Igbeti-Ogbomoso Road.

Chief Press Secretary to the state Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa has since confirmed the death of Adepoju.

Adisa in a telephone conversation on Wednesday stated that Adepoju died on Wednesday, January 12, 2020.