By Our Correspondent
Another APC Bigwig And Publisher Of Leading Nigeria Newspaper Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah Dies At 58
The publisher of Leadership newspaper and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (AOC), Sam Nda-Isaiah,died after a brief illness.
A family source confirmed his death. He died at the age of 58 even though no official statement has been issued by his family.
NDA-Isaiah was a former presidential aspirant with the All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2015.
Sam Nda-Isaiah, a trained pharmacy, worked briefly as a pharmacist at the Kano Specialist Hospital before moving to General Hospital, Minna.
He began his columnist work with The Daily Trust Editorial Board as a board member and worked as a committee member in the Kano State Government to revive The Triumph, a Kano owned newspaper. In 2003, he headed Mohammadu Buhari’s presidential campaign publicities.
In 2001, Sam Nda-Isaiah founded the Leadership Newspaper Group. He had a weekly column in Daily Trust titled “Last Word and Earshot”. After that, he established the Leadership Newspaper, where the column became one of the most popular in Nigeria.
Sam Nda-Isaiah, was born on May 1, 1962. was aged 58