Sam Nda-Isaiah, the publisher of Leadership Newspaper, is dead. He was aged 58.
Sources told The Nation that he passed on at about 10.00pm on Friday after complaining of feeling unwell earlier in the day.
Nda-Isaiah had attended the meeting of the Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN) last week in Lagos.
The Niger State-born pharmacist attended the University of Ife and once aspired to be president on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).