Breaking: Ex-governor Aliyu Akwe-Doma of Nasarawa is dead

Breaking: Ex-governor Aliyu Akwe-Doma of Nasarawa is dead

- A former governor of Nasarawa state, Aliyu Akwe-Doma, has died after a brief illness

- His nephew, Ahmed Bako, said that Akwe-Doma died in a foreign hospital in Israel

- Akwe-Doma was Nasarawa state governor between 2007 and 2011

The immediate ex-governor of Nasarawa state, Aliyu Akwe-Doma, is dead.

According to his nephew, Ahmed Bako, Akwe-Doma died on the evening of Tuesday, March 6, in a foreign hospital in Israel after a brief illness, Premium Times reports.

Legit.ng gathered that sympathisers have already gathered at Akwe-Doma’s house in Orozo, Karshi district of Abuja.

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He was governor of Nasarawa state between 2007 and 2011, after which he was defeated by the incumbent governor, Umaru Al-makura.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that there was a money laundering charge of N15 billion against the former governor Akwe-Doma.

Another case involved N2 billion, which he reportedly laundered in the name of Green Forest Investment Limited, a firm he owned.

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Source: Legit

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