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NECA DG Timothy Olawale Is Dead

NECA DG Olawale's Death A Huge Loss To Nigeria - SGF

Director-General of the National Employment Consultative Council (NECA) Timothy Olawale is dead.

Gatekeepers News reports that Olawale died in an Abuja hospital after he slumped at a meeting of the board of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) on Friday.

His demise was confirmed in a statement issued by NECA management on Saturday.

The statement said: “It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Timothy Olawale, our Director-General, which occurred on Oct. 1 2021 at a hospital in Abuja.

“He is survived by his wife, children, and other relatives; we pray the good Lord to grant his family and us all, the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss.’’

The statement added that NECA was in contact with the family and more information would be communicated in due course.

Gatekeepers News reports that late Olawale was confirmed as the substantive Director-General of NECA in January 2019, after six months in an acting capacity.

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