It’s a year to forget for the family of Delta Rainbow Television and Radio Station Sports presenter, Mr.Timi Ebikagboro has he embarked on a journey of no return on September 28. Ebikagboro died after battling a protracted illness his death thrown the management and staff including his community of listeners into a state of mourning. Staff of the station including security personnel were sighted mobbing with their heads down.
The General Manager of DRTV , Mr. Tunde Omonde, while confirming the incident told news men that the station has been disorganized as staff were in mourning mood. Omonde in described Timi demised as,“ Painful ” saying we lost him last. He was actually sick but cured.He even partook in the recent peace work organised by NUJ DRTV Chapel Warri, only for us to be told this morning that he died.
In another development, Nigeria Union of Journalist NUJ Delta Council declares 2-day mourning in honor of the veteran Sport journalist in a statement signed by Messrs Michael Ikegwu and Churchill Oyowe Chairman and Secretary respectively.