Tuesday, November 20, 2012
President Jonathan's younger brother dies on his birthday
According to a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati, President Jonathan’s brother died after ‘a brief illness.’
The statement reads: “President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan announces with sadness the death earlier today of his younger brother, Chief Meni Innocent Jonathan.
“Chief Meni Jonathan passed away at the National Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness.
“Formal burial arrangements will be announced later by the family.”