All Progressive Congress (APC) is mourning as it losses one of its own,Sir Olisaemeka Akamukalem, a member of the Board of Trustees of the (APC) has died. The party chieftain, who was an indigene of Delta State, died on Tuesday in Gwarimpa, Abuja, after heavy rainfall swept away his car with him in it.
The remains of the 57-year-old man has been deposited at the Kubwa General Hospital morgue.
In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday
and signed by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi, APC confirmed the news of Akamukalem’s death. APC recalled that the late Akamukali was the former National Chairman of the Democratic Peoples Party (DPP) that merged with others to form the APC in 2013. He had also served as the first Assistant National Secretary of the All Peoples Party (APP).
The statement read in part:
“He was the Director-General of Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso Campaign for President and thereafter served as member of the APC Presidential Campaign Committee that worked for the successful election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015. The late party chieftain who served the APC as first interim National Auditor was one the stabilizing forces in the party and always identified with progressive causes to strengthen the Party and ensure unity among members. Sadly, the late Akamukali has left us at a critical time when he was needed to contribute to nation building and the implementation of the APC Change Agenda. We however take solace knowing that the late party chieftain lived a fulfilled and impactful life during his time on earth.”
Popular Nollywood actor Olumide Bakare traveled to the great beyond in the early hours of saturday 22-04-2017.
Bakare’s health reportedly got worse during the course of the night and he reportedly called his personal assistant to take him to UCH but died before he could be rushed to the hospital. you recall the veteran was sick for over a year, he was diagnosed of respiratory disorder.
The veteran actor was declared dead on arrival at the hospital.
Nollywood actor, Saidi Balogun, confirmed the sad news to Tribune Online, expressing shock over his colleague’s passing.
“Yes, it is true Olumide Bakare is dead. He died on his way to his hospital. When I called his number, his personal assistant picked his phone and told me he was dead. That’s how much I can say for now.”
Bakare never recovered from his ailment. May his soul rest in peace.
The former EFCC boss Farida Waziri loses husband to the cold hand of death.
Omo naija reliably gathered that Senator Waziri passed away on Easter Monday, April 17, 2017 after a brief illness.
The Gombe State indigene lost his ticket for re-election into the Senate in 2011 after a keenly contested process in his senatorial district.