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AIT Chairman Raymond Dokpesi Dies in Abuja at 71

The family has asked for privacy as they mourn his demise.

Founder of Daar Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpsesi has been reported dead.

In a press release signed by his son, Raymond Dokpesi(Jnr), it was disclosed that the media mogul and politician passed on this morning in Abuja. 

The High Chief who pioneered private broadcasting in Nigeria and who was a stalwart of the People’s Democratic Party, was said to have suffered a brief illness before his demise.

He died at the age of 71.

According to the statement, the family has asked for privacy as they grieve their loss.

Further details on the funeral arrangements will be released later.

Chioma Kalu

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