Professor Omo Omoruyi, a former Director-General of Centre for Democratic Studies and adviser to former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has passed on. The Professor of Political Science and former Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin died on Sunday after battling prostate cancer for years.
He passed on in a hospital in Benin, a month after he returned from overseas where he had gone to receive medical treatment. Professor Omoruyi was 73.
May his soul RIP, Amen.