Comrade Sunny Osayande, Chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, Edo State Council, is dead.
He reportedly died in the early hours of Sunday.
The state Secretary of NLC, Comrade Barry Imade, who confirmed the incident could not give details on the cause of his death.
“Yes, he died last night. The doctor will tell you the cause of his death,” Imade said.
It was, however, gathered that the late NLC chairman had been down with an undisclosed ailment for some time.
His death is coming ahead of the planned February 1, 2022, workers rally against the proposed increase in the pump price of petroleum products by the federal government of President Muhammadu Buhari