The #BringBackOurGirls Family will this afternoon at the Unity Fountain Abuja hold a special sit out in honour of one of its leading advocates, Elvis Iyorngurum, who died on Wednesday.
Making the announcement in a press statement signed by its spokesperson, Sesugh Akume, the movement described Elvis in glowing terms.
“He was always fiercely passionate in fighting for the rescue of our #ChibokGirls and many more national issues,” it said. “He was principled and always stood for what he believed in. He spoke for the voiceless and defended the defenceless. He fought hard for a better
Nigeria. His deep intellect and unique perspectives reinvigorated our advocacy at critical times. He was selfless.”
The announcement explained that Elvis died of.......
ill-health at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi at about 2 pm., on a day that was exactly 18 months since the abduction of the Chibok schoolgirls.
May His Soul Find Rest....R.I.P Elvis!