BREAKING: Sam Nda-Isaiah dies at 58

The publisher of Leadership newspapers and fiery columnist, Sam Nda-Isiah, has died at the age of 58.

Although details of the death are sketchy, family sources confirmed to DAILY NIGERIAN that he died around 11pm on Friday.

Born in 1962 in Minna, Niger State, Mr Nda-Isaiah, who held the traditional title of Kakaki Nupe, studied Pharmacy at Obafemi Awolowo University.

He wrote the famous Monday Backpage column in Daily Trust before establishing Leadership Newspaper Group in 2001, and shifted to it to his medium.

Details later…