Comrade Olaitan Oyerinde, Secretary to Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomohole was on Thursday night shot dead in his residence in Benin…..More details coming soon…I’ve also begin to wonder if actually there’s an iota of truth in what Gov. Adams said about his accident. If you missed reading about his accident see it HERE. Read a brief history of Comrade Olaitan below.
Born in Ilorin, Kwara State. Mr. Olaitan Oyerinde is the Principal Private Secretary to the Comrade Governor. Mr. Olaitan attended the University of Lagos and holds B.A in Mass Communication. A career trade unionist, he started his trade union career with the Iron and Steel Senior Staff Association of Nigeria. He was also the Chairman of Lagos State branch of the Campaign for Democracy (CD). In 2001, he joined the Nigerian labour Congress (NLC) and is currently, the Deputy General Secretary and is on leave of absence in order to join Comrade Adams Oshiomhole led administration to deliver the dividends of democracy to the people of Edo State. He is happily married.