The managing director of New Nigerian Newspapers, Tukur Abdulrahman, is dead.
He reportedly died of heart disease complications.
Family sources told Daily Nigerian that Abdulrahman died at H2 Speciality Clinic in Asokoro, Abuja on Thursday night.
The deceased had spent a few days in the hospital.
He edited Gaskiya Ta Fi Kwabo, a publication of New Nigerian, before his appointment as the title editor.
Abdulrahman is survived by a wife and five children.