Mr. Sylvanus Adiewere Nsofor, the Nigerian ambassador to the United States of America had died at the age of 85.
According to reports, Nsofor gave up the ghost in Maryland hospital, Washington DC on Thursday, December 11.
Nsofor assumed his role as Nigeria ambassador to the US three years ago following the demise of his successor, Prof. Adebowale Adefuye, who died while rounding up his tenure then.
Nsofor, born on March 17, 1935, in Oguta, Imo State, was a graduate of London’s now-defunct Holborn College of Law in 1962.
He was a retired Court of Appeal Justice.
via: Information Nigeria