Nigeria: Former NLC President, Pascal Bafyau Dies

Pascal Bafyau A former President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Comrade Pascal Bafyau, is dead.

He died of a massive heart attack at about 10:30pm on Tuesday.

He was rushed to Silver Spring Hospital, where doctors battled for a few hours to save his life.

Report says his remains was then taken to the National Hospital at about 1:30am.

He is survived by his wife and three daughters.

Bafyau joined the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at its inception in 1998 and made an unsuccessful bid for senatorial and gubernatorial contests in Adamawa state.

In 1989, Pascal Bafyau, led the NLC to form the Nigerian Labour Party.

He would have emerged as the presidential running mate of late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola until Alhaji Babagana Kingibe was chosen.

  1. Edward Kadala Reply

    Death! Death!! Death!!!
    You are at it again! You‘ve stolen our comrade. So hard to bear! We love you comrade, but God loves you most. Rest in peace, till we meet to part no more. Adieu comrade!

  2. Jerome Lentapwa Enoch Reply

    I love your courage, your puntualiity, your mure, mapane da njiya bwara. I love the kwire that you‘ve build, rest in peace.

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