Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has lost his eldest brother, JohnBull, to the cold hands of death.
The late JohnBull who is the eldest child of the governor’s late mother, reportedly died of chronic cancer.
Family sources said JohnBull is not of the same father with the Governor as the late Governor’s mother had him for a headmaster before she got married to Pa Arthur Okowa who is at present 84 years old in Owa-Alero community Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State.
The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Charles Aniagwu who confirmed the death of the governor’s eldest brother, said: “it is true JohnBull died after a long battle with sickness. The governor is not in a happy mood at all, he was devastated, broke down and wept profusely”.