A former President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Comrade Bonnie Iwuoha, is dead.
Iwuoha, according to information available as at press time, died Monday evening in Umuahia, the Abia State capital.
According to available information, the renowned journalist also served as the Abia State Commissioner for Information.
Iwuoha, until his death, was Special Adviser, Media to the Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu.
He was managing editor/head of editorial department, Daily Times of Nigeria between 1991 and 1993, during which time he led seven Presidential Monitoring Teams to seven states of Nigeria on inspection of DFRRI projects.
Iwuoha’s last major media engagement was as Chairman, Screening and Election Committee of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) at the 40th Biennial Convention of the guild held in Kano in June this year.