The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kaduna State Council has announced the death of former secretary of the council, Chief Dominic Eze Uzu, who died in a ghastly motor accident along Kaduna – Zaria Road.
From Mustapha Saye, Kaduna
NUJ loses former scribe
A statement signed by Shindong Bala, the Assistant Secretary of the union, said late Uzu was a former staff of New Nigerian Newspapers and held several positions in NUJ up to the position of state secretary.
Chief Uzu was also the national coordinator and one of the founders of Arewa Online Publishers Association, a position he held until his death.
He died leaving behind a wife, four children and several relatives.
To this end, the union in the state has declared seven-day mourning, while a condolence register was opened at its secretariat.