The CEO of Profiles & Biographies, publishers of Contemporary Who’s Who in Cross River State and other specialised biographical compendia, Kammonke Abam, is reported to have lost his father, Chief Otu Iwara Abam.
The news of the death of his father filtered in a few days ago but family sources confirmed that he died September 8, 2017 at a ripe old age of over 80.
A retired civil servant, Chief Abam served in the Ministry of Education and the Secondary School Education Board as a Bursar in Community Secondary School and St. Patrick’s College, Ugep, Yakurr local government area.
Until his death, he was the Obol Kepon of Isamon in Ibenda 1, Biko-Biko, Ugep, Yakurr local government area.
He will be interred in his home Saturday November 11, 2017 after a memorial service at the Presbyterian Church, Ugep.
Family friends and guests will thereafter be treated to a reception at the Yakurr Local Government Guest House grounds, Ugep.