JUST IN: Benue NUJ Chairman is dead

 

The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Benue State Council, Comrade Victoria Asher, is dead.

It was gathered that Comrade Asher died at the Federal Medical Center in Makurdi after a ceasarian section.

She is the second Benue NUJ chairman to die in office.

Her predecessor, David Ukuma, was in office for less than six months before he died.

The statement said Benue NUJ Council will give notice for an emergency congress to that effect in due course.