Senator Akpor Pius Ewherido, representing Delta Central is dead.
Ewherido, a member of the Democratic Peoples Party ( DPP) died on Sunday at the National Hospital in Abuja.
President Goodluck Jonathan in a condolence message on behalf of himself and members of the executive expressed heartfelt condolences to Senator Ewherido’s family, the Senate President, Senator David Mark and all of the late Senator’s colleagues in the upper chamber of the National Assembly.
He noted that the 50-year old legislator served commendably as a member and deputy speaker of the Delta State of Assembly before his election as the Senator representing the Delta Central Senatorial District in the 2011 general elections.
Jonathan prayed that God will comfort Senator Ewherido’s family, relatives, colleagues in the National Assembly and all the people of his