The Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Research, Documentation and Strategy, Oronto Douglas, is dead.
49-year-old Douglas died on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from cancer-related complications, according to Sahara Reporters.
He reportedly passed away at the State House Clinic in Abuja, according to a close family source.
Douglas, also a close confidant of the President, was said to have been shattered by Jonathan’s loss at the March 28 presidential elections.
He is survived by a wife and children.