A Media aide to the Governor of Rivers state, Simeon Nwakaudu is dead.
Nwakaudu, who is also the publisher of Scan News died on Sunday after a brief illness. This development was confirmed by the Rivers State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim.
“Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has expressed shock over the sudden death of his Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu.”
“He described late Nwakaudu as a loyal and dedicated professional who contributed immensely to the implementation of the Rivers vision.”
“The governor on behalf of his family, the government and good people of the state condoled with the bereaved family. He prayed God to grant them the fortitude to bear the great loss.” the statement read.