Oil magnate and founder of Moni-Pulo indigenous oil company, High Chief Olu Lulu-Briggs, is dead.
The late chief died on Friday, 28th December, 2018 at the age of 91.
The philanthropist, from Abonnema-Kalabari, the headquarters of Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State was known for his love for the Ijaw nation and believe in national peace.
Late Chief Lulu-Briggs was also a regent of Abonnema. He was the father of the oil magnate, Chief Dumo Lulu-Briggs, who is the governorship candidate of Accord
Party in Rivers state.
His death has been formerly announced by the Abonnema Council of Chiefs.
Top officials of Moni-Pulo oil firm, who were contacted for details of the death, especially if he passed on in Nigeria or overseas, declined to comment.
Another first class King, His Royal Majesty Chief Samuel Oluka Ejire, the king of Eleme Kingdom is also dead. Late King S.O. Ejire died on the 5th of December, 2018 in Port Harcourt.
King Ejire is to be buried according to the Eleme traditional rites on the 10th of January, 2019. He was aged 98 years old.