Nigeria President Laments Brother's PassingPresident Goodluck Jonathan says the main regret he has at the death of his younger brother, Chief Meni, is that he has lost a "dependable viceroy who was manning the homefront".
Vendors sell wreaths outside a funeral parlour.
This Day, 8 December 2012
As hundreds of mourners, a sizeable portion of them high brow Nigerians, joined the First Family in burying the younger brother of President Goodluck Jonathan, Meni, whose cause of… Read more »
Vanguard, 4 December 2012
President Goodluck Jonathan's younger brother, Chief Meni, who died on Nov. 20 is to be laid to rest on Saturday, the Presidency, has said. Read more »
This Day, 22 November 2012
Governors Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State, his Ondo State counterpart, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) Wednesday,… Read more »
Nigeria: Jonathan Loses Brother
Daily Trust, 21 November 2012
President Goodluck Jonathan has lost his younger brother, Chief Meni Innocent Jonathan, who died yesterday after a brief illness.A statement by presidential spokesman Reuben Abati… Read more »
Nigeria: FEC Honours Jonathan's Late Brother
Daily Trust, 22 November 2012
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday observed a minute silence in honour of late brother of President Goodluck Jonathan, Meni, who died Tuesday in Abuja after a brief… Read more »
Daily Trust, 26 November 2012
The All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) and the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) have condoled with President Goodluck Jonathan over the death of his brother, Meni. Read more »