The Senate has requested the Federal Authorities to rename the Ibadan Airport after a former governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi.
Ajimobi died final month from problems arising from the coronavirus illness.
The higher legislative chambers, throughout plenary on Tuesday, urged the Federal Authorities to immortalise the previous senator.
It additionally resolved to ship a high-powered delegation to commiserate with the household, authorities and other people of Oyo State on Ajimobi’s demise.
In addition they noticed a minute silence to honour the deceased.
These resolutions of the Senate adopted a degree of order moved by Senator Abdulfatai Buhari (Oyo North), urging the Senate to pay tribute to Ajimobi.
Senate President Ahmad Lawan had lawmakers approve the movement via voice vote.