The Chairman of Leadership Newspaper, Sam Nda Isaiah, has been confirmed dead.
He died on Friday at Gwagwalada Isolation Centre in Abuja from complications arising from coronavirus.
He was 58 years old. He was at last week’s meeting of the Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria where there was a change of leadership guard from Thisday Chairman, Nduka Obaigbena, to Chairman of Trust Newspaper Limited, Alhaji Kabiru Yusuf.
Nda Isaiah, a pharmacist, founded the Leadership newspaper over 10 years ago.
Leadership is one of the strongest national dailies in the North.