Former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan is bereaved.
Her elder brother Engr. Lizards Iwari Kalama Sokobe was said to have died.
Sokobe was interred on Saturday in Okrika, Rivers State.
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, in his condolence message to Dame Patience and her family, said he received with shock the news of the demise of Engr. Sokobe.
Governor Dickson in a brief message said he was deeply saddened by the loss of the former First Lady’s brother.
“My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family on this great loss. I offer you and your family my thoughts and prayers at this time. May God comfort, strengthen and give you peace to bear the loss.”