Mr Peter Obakhedo, the fast previous Editor-in-Chief of the News Agency of Nigeria, is lifeless.
Obakhedo died on the Lagos State Teaching Hospital on Wednesday throughout an sickness, in keeping with his spouse, Catherine.
Catherine advised NAN on Friday in Lagos that the previous editor-in-chief was aged 61.
Obakhedo, who hailed from Apana Uzairue within the Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State, joined the service of NAN in December 1989 and rose to the place of a director in January 2019.
He turned NAN Editor-in-Chief in June 2000 and held the place till retirement in November 2021.
He labored in numerous state workplaces of NAN in addition to the Lagos Directorate of the company, which he headed earlier than changing into the Editor-in-Chief.
Obakhedo, a 1984 graduate of University of Ibadan, is survived by Catherine, three kids and three siblings.
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