The Chairman of the Brand Journalists Association of Nigeria (BJAN), Princewill Ekwujuru, has passed away on Friday.
Ekwujuru, who was a Vanguard staff died at the Navy Hospital in Ojo, Lagos, after three weeks of battling for survival.
He underwent brain surgery after a motorcycle (okada) accident along Badagry road.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has expressed sadness over his demise.
Lagos Council Secretary, Tunde Olalere prayed that God will comfort the family and forgive the deceased’s shortcomings.
“He was a hard-working personality that believed in equality and equity. May his soul find rest with God Almighty,” the scribe added.
His remains will be interred in his home town, Njaba in Imo State, on September 2, 2021.