Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Ken Saro Wiwa Jnr dies

Ken Saro Wiwa Jnr, the son of the late activist 'Ken Saro Wiwa who was killed during the Abacha regime has died.

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has reacted to the death of the Jnr Saro Wiwa saying it came as a shock to them.

“On behalf of the entire Ogoni nation MOSOP wishes to express deep shock over the news of the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr.,” the movement said in a statement signed by its publicity secretary, Fegalo Nsuke.

Vanguard reports that he died Tuesday after a brief illness.He was born in 1968 and was an international  journalist who also served in former president GoodLuck Johnathan's cabinet.

MOSOP expressed their deep condolences   to the family of Wiwa in particular and the Ogoni nation in general.”

May his soul rest in peace


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