Family members of the former Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration/ex-minister of Information & communication, Professor Dora Akunyili have confirmed her death which was reported today.
It was confirmed in a statement signed by former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, on behalf of the family who had in May visited Dora Akunyili in the India where she was receiving treatment.
His facebook message below
Dora Akunyili who had been off the public glare for a while got Nigerians worried after she stepped out in March for the on-going National Conference in March looking like a shadow of her old self.
Although there were rumours in May that she was dead, Professor Dora Akunyili, a first class patriot with over 100 awards both locally and internationally who deligently served her country in a post assured Nigerians that she was getting better and thanked her fans for their prayers and support.
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