Weetalknaija Blog can authoritatively report that, a former federal commissioner for works, Major-General Orho Obada, is dead.
Obada reportedly died on Saturday night after a brief illness.
He was the current chairman, Board of Trustee of the apex socio-cultural umbrella body of the Urhobo Nation, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU).
Weetalknaija Blog confirmed that the retired military officer was alleged to have reportedly fallen ill early last week.
Sources within UPU confirmed his passage to our News Desk on Sunday morning.
The deceased hailed from Agbarho Kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.