Capt. Philip O. Ayeni

Military Administrator
Navy Captain Phillip Oladipo Ayeni (February 1949 – 21 April 2017) was the first Administrator of Bayelsa State, Nigeria after it had been created from part of old Rivers State, holding office from October 1996 to February 1997 during the military regime of General Sani Abacha.
In Office:
7th October, 1996 - 28th February, 1997
Succeeded by:
CP Habu Daura
Born:
1st February, 1949
Died:
21st April, 2017 (aged 68)