JOS (Sundiata Post) – Barely 24 hours after successfully conducting party primaries in Plateau State for the forthcoming local government elections, State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Letep Dabang has announced the passing away of his mother.
Masara Kim reports that the party chairman’s mother, Mrs (Kaka) Abigail Nalom Dabang Mwelbish died in the early hours of Saturday 18th November, 2017 in her sleep, a family statement says.
A family source said Hon. Dabang had left for the polls when his mother was discovered dead around 8am.
The source said Hon. Dabang was however not informed in order not tobdistract him from his assignment.
According to the family statement signed by Hon. Letep Dabang, the deceased was over one hundred and ten years old until her demise.
She is according to the statement survived by children, grand and great grand children amongst them is the Plateau State APC Chairman Hon Letep Dabang.
Burial the statement says has been fixed for 2nd December, 2017 where corpse will be conveyed from the Plateau Specialist Hospital for Jing in Pankshin LGA.