From Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja

Chairman Emeritus, DAAR Communications Plc, High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi, is dead.

Aged 71, Dokpesi, according to a Daily Sun source, died in Abuja as a result of an accident in the gym.

A Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dokpesi, was said to have suffered a stroke and had been managing it.

When contacted, son of the deceased and Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi (Jnr), confirmed the development.


Details later.