Benue NUJ Chairman, Asher, dies after Cesarean Section



The Chairman, Benue State Council of the Nigeria of Journalists (NUJ), Mrs Victoria Asher, is dead.
The Secretary of the Council, Mr Moses Akarhan, disclosed in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Makurdi.
According to the secretary, the Chairman died about 8:00 a.m. on Saturday at the Federal Medical Centre Makurdi, following a Cesarean Section.
“Council will give notice an Congress to that effect in due course,” he said.
NAN reports that Asher is the second Benue NUJ Chairman to have died in in the last two years.
Asher’s predecessor, David Ukuma, also died in on August 25, 2018, after serving less than six months. (NAN)