Professor Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe (June 14, 1953 – October 17, 2019) passes on
The death has occurred of Professor Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe, a former scholar at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London in the United Kingdom.
Anyone who was at the University of Calabar in the early 1980s to mid 1990s must not have failed to notice Herbert who taught political science at the university.
Announcement of Herbert’s death at 66 was contained in the below tweet published Friday by his family
“Professor Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe, an amazing intellect, a husband and father, one of the most original thinkers of his time, who touched the lives of so many has gone to be with the Lord.
“He fought the good fight of faith – in God, in his family, in Biafra and in the rights of all people to determine their own destiny. It is an honour to have known and lived with Herbert. We will cherish him forever.”
– His Family.