The former minister of works and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Tony Anenih is dead. He died this afternoon, at the age of 85 years old, at Cedar Crest Hospital, Abuja. He died from an undisclosed illness.
Although his death was confirmed by members of his family, an official statement is yet to be released. However, the family said an official statement will be released later tonight.
The Edo politician was quite influential in his time. The late politician was the National Chairman of the Social Democratic Party from 1992 and 1993.
And he assisted in the election of Chief M. K. O. Abiola as president.