By Ovie Okpare
A former secretary of the Nigerian Military and one-time registrar of the Nigerian Defence Academy, Major General Henry Udumebraye Clark, is dead.
The late Henry Clark is a younger brother of elder statesman and the convener of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark.
He died on Tuesday at his residence in Enerhen, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State.
Sources close to the family confirmed the development to our correspondent.
According to the source, the late military general was found dead on his bedroom, when he was to be informed of waiting visitors at his residence on Tuesday afternoon.
It was not clear if the deceased was sick before his passage.
Our correspondent who visited his country-home in Kiagbodo, Burutu LGA of the state, observed residents discussing his passage amidst tears.
A member of the Clark’s family confirmed the incident when contacted but pleaded not to be mentioned.