According to reports, President’s most trusted aides, Oronto Douglas kicked the bucket in the early hours of this morning, April 9, 2015.
Mr Douglas was a 49 year old lawyer by profession who gained prominence as an environmental activist on behalf of the oil-producing communities of the Niger Delta.
Reports have it that the deceased had been sick of cancer for several years but he was a fighter and he fought his way through the elections trying to get the President re-elected. According to source, Mr Douglas was downcasted when President Goodluck Jonathan lost the elections on April 1st.
Mr Douglas who was the former commissioner for Information in Bayelsa State was born in 1966. He’s survived by his wife and children. May his soul rest in solemn peace.