Earlier we reported that the minister of state for labour and productivity died in an auto crash. Fresh reports reaching us confirms that the late minister’s wife, Mrs Blessing Fatima Ocholi who was also involved in the crash along with their son, and who was earlier in a comma following the crash has died in hospital.
The recent development was confirmed in a Facebook post by governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El Rufai. The post reads:
“SAD, SAD DEVELOPMENT: It is with great sadness that the Kaduna State Ministry of Health and Human Services further announces the death of Mrs. Ocholi at Doka Hospital, who was in coma since the accident near Rijana, along the Kaduna-Abuja Road. Earlier, the death of Minister Ocholi and his son were announced. May their souls rest in perfect peace, Amen. – Nasir El-Rufai.”