Benue NUJ Chairman Is Dead


The Benue State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ ) has lost its newly elected chairman , Mr David Ukuma , barely two months after he assumed office .
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN ) reports that Ukuma of Radio Benue , was inaugurated into office on July 3 after he defeated Mr Fidelis Otebe, also of Radio Benue .
The Vice- Chairman of the council, Mr Martins Kajo , confirmed the development in an interview with NAN early on Saturday .
“ Yes we just lost David Ukuma to a brief illness at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital this morning . His body has been deposited at the mortuary , we are heading to his house to condole with his family .
On Aug. 12 , members of the NUJ had joined Ukuma for a thanksgiving service at St. Mary ’s Catholic Church at Genabe Welfare Quarters in Makurdi .
Ukuma had thanked God for showing him mercy and also prayed for the NUJ .
The late chairman , who had deep interest in sports , was noted for hard work and his passion to improve the welfare of journalists in Benue .
He was a senior reporter and producer and was also the immediate past chairman of the Radio Benue Chapel of the NUJ . ( NAN )
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