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Monday, 29 May 2017

Photo: Director-General of INEC's Electoral Institute, Abubakar Momoh, has died

The Director General of The Electoral Institute of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), Professor Abubakah Momoh has died in Abuja. He is expected to be buried today in Auchi, Edo State, according to Islamic injunction.

According to reports, the astute professor of Political Science passed on this morning after a brief illness and as at the time of filing this report, his body was being taken to his home town in Auchi for burial.


Until his appointment, Professor Momoh was the Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Lagos State University, LASU. He obtained his Ph.D in Political Theory and started his Lecturing career in 1988. He has served on various Boards and scientific committees including those of the Centre for Democracy and Development, CDD, and Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa ,CODESRIA.

He is survived by a wife and a son.

14 comments:

NaijaDeltaBabe said...

May his soul rest in peace


... Merited happiness

Anonymous said...

Rip

Emeka Izuogu said...

RIP to him,and I sent good wishes to his fam

Reeel Isreel said...

Very articulate and intelligent gentle man. Loved watching him those days on ITV,EBS etc. rip

Anonymous said...

RIP

Anonymous said...

Enter your comment... R. I. P sweetheart. I wasn't his student but I had a great crush on him.

livingstone chibuike said...

Rip

daniel ubong said...

Rip sir.

Vivian Reginalds said...

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kenneth mokwenye said...

Comrade Momoh, Rest In Peace

nwachinemelu ibeagwa said...

I know dis calm and soft spoken man ever since personally. He is our neighbor at agbara estate. It's a very great loss to all who know him. He has been terminally sick since though managing it well that very few know

Ceasermua said...

Oh! I know him. RIP

ken christy said...

Rip

Osilama said...

My H O D in LASU. also my Uncle from Auchi. the greatest Political Scientist. Rest i Peace. Prof.

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