A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state, Andrew Miller has died.
Miller, who represented Opobo/Nkoro constituency in the Rivers State House of Assembly between 2011 and 2015, slumped and died in the early hours of Thursday.
The Publicity Secretary of APC in the State, Chris Finebone, who confirmed the former lawmaker’s death to reporters, described it as “shocking” and that “he would be greatly missed.”
The late Miller had earlier lost his wife in an accident at Saakpenwa-Ogoni, the headquarters of Tai Local Government Area of Rivers state.
It was learnt that the ex-lawmaker was earlier sick, but later recovered, making him to drive to the Port Harcourt venue of penultimate week’s send-off in honour of an APC chieftain, Oji Ngofa, who is now Nigeria’s Ambassador to Netherlands.
Miller also visited a hospital in Port-Harcourt on Thursday for check-up, but slumped and later passed on.