Ex-Minister of State for Education, Jerry Agada passes on

Former Minister of State for Education and former National President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Prof Jerry Agada is dead.

Prof Agada, aged 68 was said to have died on Tuesday, December 22 at the Federal Medical Centre, Makurdi after being on admission for almost two weeks.

Ex-Minister of State for Education, Jerry Agada passes on

Before his demise, the prolific writer and author was the Chairman of the Benue State Civil Service Commission.

He was also the Principal of Government College, Makurdi and the Permanent Secretary, Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Benue state.