The management of New Telegraph Newspapers has announced the gruesome death of its Managing Editor (Northern Operations) Mallam Suleiman Bisalla at the age of 46.
Bisalla died in the bomb blast that occurred at the EMAB Plaza, Wuse 2, Abuja on Wednesday June 25, 2014.
Until December 2013 when he joined New Telegraph, Bisalla was a Deputy Editor and Political Editor with the Daily Trust Newspapers, Abuja.
A statement issued by his elder brother, Mohammed Bisalla, said he would be laid to rest Thursday, June 26, according to Islamic rites.
Managing Director of New Telegraph, Mr. Gabriel Akinadewo described Bisalla as a thorough-bred and hardworking journalist who will be greatly missed by the company.