The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has confirmed the death of his immediate elder brother, Mr. Inam Udo Udoma.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser (Media), Mr. Akpandem James, the minister said his elder sibling died on March 13, 2018, after a brief illness. He was aged 66.
The late Inam Udoma was a University of Ibadan trained geologist and businessman.
He had several business interests and served on a number of boards, including that of Linkage Assurance Plc.
Late Udoma was married with three children and a grandchild.