The Deputy General Secretary of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Esther Ezeama died in an auto crash yesterday.
She was involved in a fatal accident on her way to the 45th Executive Council (SSANU) meeting held yesterday at University of Maiduguri, reports Daily Trust.
The National President of the association, Comrade Mohammed Haruna Ibrahim, said Esther lost her life in a vehicle conveying the SSANU national secretariat staff about 24 kilometers to Bauchi town, Bauchi State.
Ibrahim, who said her death was a great loss to the association and her family, also described the deceased as humble, humane, versatile and hardworking.
“She just retired from the University of Jos as director advancement and is a lady who could speak three foreign languages outside of speaking the lingua-franca of Hausa, Yoruba and Igbo”.
He prayed to God to give the family fortitude to bear the irreparable death