Chairman of Kogi Security Trust Fund, Siaka Oyibo is dead. He died at the age of 69.
Oyibo’s death is another high profile death becoming common in the state in the last few weeks. Within a week the State lost two frontline judicial officials namely Justice Shuaibu Atadoga and Justice Nasiru Ajanah.
In a statement signed by the State Commissioner for Information and Communication, Kingsley Fanwo, the deceased reportedly died of diabetes.
According to Fanwo, the deceased was hugely instrumental to the security strides of the Governor Yahaya Bello administration as the Chairman, Kogi State Security Trust Fund.
“A retired Army Officer, the late Hon. Oyibo bowed after fighting bravely against diabetes at the age of 69. He will be remembered for his patriotism, hard work, and commitment to the security agenda of the present administration in the state.
“He will be sorely missed by his family, the people of Adavi Local Government Area, and the entire people of Kogi State,” he said.
The commissioner prayed to God to give all that the deceased has left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.