Hundreds of tributes have poured in after news that Pa Abraham Joseph Diri, the loving father of Bayelsa State Governor Duoye Diri, had died at the age of 88. Duoye Diri's father, Pa Abraham Diri, has passed away, leaving his loved ones and family members. The news was officially confirmed via social media by party members and their known's who were close to the family.
Douye Diri Posted on Facebook And Wrote
Douye Diri took his Facebook account and posted a picture and wrote,” This evening, I was overcome with grief when the news of the passing on to glory of my beloved father, Lay reader AJM Diri, was broken to me. Mr. Jothan Diri, my uncle, has already announced the death on behalf of our families. My father led an exemplary life as a disciplinarian, no-nonsense teacher, and community leader. His legacies endure. Adieu my father”.
Pa Diri's passing was also announced in a press statement issued and signed by Mr Jothan Diri, on the behalf of the family.
Cause of Death Of Pa Abraham Diri
Pa Abraham Diri breathed his last breath on Sunday, February 12, 2023 and was 88 years old at the time of his death. Pa Diri was a retired Headmaster, a devout Christian, and a man of exceptional humility. He was best known as the father of Duoye Diri, the governor of Bayelsa State.
The cause of the death of Pa Abraham Diri is not disclosed yet by family members and relatives.
Condolences Paid By People To Pa Abraham Diri
Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa who is Vice-Presidential Candidate of the PDP. Governor of Delta State Posted on his twitter account, “It is with a heavy heart that I extend my sincerest sympathies to my dear brother and friend, Governor Duoye Diri, on the loss of his beloved father, Pa Abraham Diri.”
It is with a heavy heart that I extend my sincerest sympathies to my dear brother and friend, Governor Duoye Diri, on the loss of his beloved father, Pa Abraham Diri. pic.twitter.com/fNAzWKDnTo
— Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa (@IAOkowa) February 13, 2023