BY ESE DIBEBI
The Managing Director of REMDEL Optimum Communications Ltd., Pastor Biodun Ibitola is dead. She passed away in the early hours of today, Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital after a brief illness, a statement from the production company said.
Ibitola was a broadcaster, music and film producer and marketer. Under her leadership, Remdel Optimum Communications promoted and marketed hit Yoruba movies such as Afonja, Owo Eje, Ofinja and many others. The outfit also pushed the works of gospel music artistes that included Opelope Anointing, Bisi Alawiye and Tope Alabi.
Between 1999 and 2003, Mrs Ibitola was the Press Secretary to the wife of former Governor of Ekiti State, Angela Adebayo while until her death, she was also the MD of Remdel TV Broadcasting.
She is survived by her aged mother, husband and two children.