Lagos - A founding member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Chairman of the party in Rivers state, Godspower .U Ake is dead, reports Daily Post.
He died of an undisclosed illness at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
Ake has been battling with the illness until his death on Monday.
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Ake was a Special Adviser on Lands and Survey to former Governor Peter Odili and later became the South-South Zonal Chairman of the PDP after the assassination of Kaka Dikibo in 2004.
He later became the Chairman of the PDP in Rivers state before he was removed by a High Court in Abuja and replaced by Felix Obuah.
- News 24