Denen Tofi, a famend Benue industrialist has died on the age of 103.
A son of the deceased Aondoakura Tofi disclosed this in a phone interview with the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi on Thursday.
Mr. Tofi stated that his father died round 11a.m. on Thursday at Nyom Hospital in Gboko, the standard headquarters of Tiv individuals.
”My dad’s previous age contributed considerably to his dying.
“Yeah, we lost him around 11a.m. On Tuesday night, around 9p.m., he started feeling uneasy and was rushed to the hospital in the morning.
“He started responding to treatment before he finally answered the call of his father,” he stated.
The late Tofi was the proprietor of Denen Tofi Group of Firms which contains Paradise and New State Motels, Tofi Memorial Grammar College, Nationwide Oil, and several other different firms.
Considered probably the most profitable businessmen from north-central Nigeria, he was popularly identified by his enterprise motto: “Do well, God will help you.”