The International Press Institute (IPI) has mourned the demise of the Publisher of the Leadership Newspapers and Patron of IPI, Mr Sam Nda-Isaiah.
In a joint statement released on Saturday by the Chairman and Secretary of IPI Nigeria, Kabiru Yusuf and Raheem Adedoyin, respectively, the IPI said:
“The International Press Institute (IPI) received with disbelief and shock, news of the death of Mr Sam Nda- Isaiah, Publisher of the Leadership Newspapers and Patron of IPI.
“We mourn Mr. Nda-Isaiah’s death at a time his services are still needed in the media industry and the nation.
“We offer our condolences to the family of our departed colleague, to the staff and management of Leadership Newspaper and to the entire media community.
“May God Almighty accept the soul of Mr. Nda-Isaiah and give the family the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.”
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