Pa Ebele Lawrence Jonathan, the father of Vice President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is dead. Though details of the circumstances surrounding his death were sketchy as at the time of filing this report, P.M.News, however, gathered that the octogenarian died yesterday peacefully in the Aso Rock Presidential Villa where he has been on a visit to his son.
He was 81 years old. He was from the riverine community of Otueke in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
It was gathered that arrangements are being made for his interment in his hometown.
Meanwhile, a condolence register has been opened for sympathisers at the office of the VP in the Presidential Villa.
Among those who have signed the register include the Director General of Bureau For Public Enterprises, BPE and Moremi Soyinka
– PM News