Founding Managing Director of Democrat Newspaper and former President of the Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua, is dead.
Isa Funtua, who was also the chairman of Bulet Construction Company died of cardiac arrest on Monday night.
He was also a close associate of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Until his death, the Late Isa Funtua was a life patron of the Newspaper’s Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN).
The remains of his body is expected to be buried on Tuesday in accordance with Islamic rites.