The death has occured of a communication expert and media consultant, Dr. John Edemode.
He died at the early hours of Thursday, August 9th, 2021.
Friends and sympathisers have described the deceased as a very kind gentle man and a mentor to many during his days as a lecturer at Auchi Poly.
A sympathizer, Momodu Azzez wrote on Facebook:
“Dr. John Edemode was a father. Who lived exemplary life said one of the sympatisers on Facebook. He continued: “It is indeed a life of vanity.
Rest in peace my able Lecturer.”
Another sympathizer wrote:
“The cold hands of Death has taken from me my School Father.
“Aside being my Communication Theories and Seminar lecturer, Dr. John Oyarebu Edemode of Afashio-Uzairue was kind to me during my undergrad years and even after.
“This legend breathe his last this morning.😭😭😭
“Surely, this world is a Transit Camp!”
Until his death, Dr. John Edmode was the leader of the All Progressives Congress in Afashio Uzairue, and President of ANSAR – UD – DEEN/MOMODU COLLEGE OLD STUDENTS ASSOCIATION (AMCOSA), Agbede in Etsako West Local Government of Edo State. He was an exactitude of a humanist, teacher, a writer, a Journalist, PR Consultant, philanthropist and entrenched loyalist to God’s word as a Catholic faithful whose destiny has decorated as the AMIR (PRESIDENT) of ANSARU – UD – DEEN COLLEGE / MOMODU COLLEGE AGBEDE, EDO STATE.
He hails from Afashio community in Etsako West local government.