Pa Idawene passes on
The death has occurred of Pa Idawene Daniel Kpekoro, father of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Chairman in Delta State, Amb Oke Idawene.
A statement signed by the Delta State Publicity Secretary of the SDP, Mr George Onyidu said the death occurred on Friday night, April 13.
The statement said the members of the party were touched by the occurrence especially at a time when the party chairman is saddled with the responsibility of steering the party to wrest power from the ruling PDP in Delta State and making concerted effort to rescue Nigeria from the misrule of the APC at the national level.
Mr Onyidu said the late Pa Idawene who passed on at the age of 89 was a pillar of moral support to the SDP Chairman.
“On behalf of the SDP Delta State we condole our chairman and the Idawene family on this great loss and pray God to grant them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss” the statement added.
According to the statement, burial arrangement of late Pa Idawene will be as announced by the family.