AFCON: Nigeria Loses Former Aide to Ex-President Jonathan, over Super Eagles Vs Bafana Bafana of South Africa Match

Cairo Ojougboh, who previously served as a Presidential Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on National Assembly Matters, has reportedly died while watching the Semi-Final match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Bafana Bafana of South Africa.

Ojougboh’s demise was confirmed by a family member who also disclosed that his lifeless body had been taken to a hospital morgue.

Ojougboh, who also served as a member of the House of Representatives for the Ika Federal Constituency from 2003 to 2007, tragically passed away during the penalty shootout of the match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and South Africa’s Bafana Bafana, as part of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

He recently held the position of Director of Projects within the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Interim Management Committee (IMC).

Born on September 8, 1959, in Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State, Ojougboh was a medical doctor by profession and the founder of the Ojougboh Foundation. He was actively involved in politics as a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and had aspirations for gubernatorial candidacy.
May his soul rest in peace.



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