The Special Assistant on Electronic Media to the Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, Simeon Nwakaudu, is dead after a brief illness.
In a statement released, on Sunday by the River State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim.
Nsirim was revealed that Nwakaudu died on Sunday at the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital after a brief illness.
The statement reads, “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.”