Former governor of Oyo State, Lam Adesina is dead. He who was governor of Oyo state between 1999-2003 died in a Lagos hospital after a protracted illness. His remains will be buried today at his Felele residence according to Islamic rites.Adesina, born January 20, attended Loyola college in Ibadan and studied at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka from 1961-1963. Later he attended the University of Ibadan in 1971. He worked in private educational institutions before entering politics.The late politician’s demise was announced on Sunday.”Lam”, as he was fondly called by his admirers ruled Oyo State between 1999 and 2003. He was a member of the Oyo State House of Assembly in the Second Republic. He was until his death the leader of the Action Congress of Nigeria in Oyo State. He was seen as one of the strong pillars that held the party’s members together.