The death has occurred of Dr. Festus Iyayi of the University of Benin. Dr. Festus Iyayi died in a motor accident along Lokoja-Abuja Highway. Aged 66, the Late Iyayi attended the Annunciation Catholic College in Old Bendel State in 1966 and Government College Ughelli in 1968. Dr. Iyayi obtained a Masters degree in Industrial Economics from Kiev Institute of Economics and a Ph.D from the University of Bradford. He was a lecturer in the Department of Business Administration of the University of Benin.