AIT owner, Raymond Dokpesi, dies in Abuja

Raymond Dokpesi, owner of Africa Independent Television (AIT) is dead.

A family source confirmed this to THE WHISTLER Monday afternoon.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, 71, was said to have died at a hospital in Abuja after a brief illness.

The illness, which began shortly after Ramadan fast soon transpired to stroke which has now led to his demise.