There has been no family statement yet but Intervention has learnt authoritatively of the death of Mrs Vero Moro, the first wife of a former Minister for Interior, Hon Abba Moro. Mrs Moro is understood to have died yesterday in Abuja. She has been unwell for quite sometime.
Facebook postings in relation to the death shows many community and political leaders from Zone C Senatorial District of Benue State have been mourning the passage of the absolutely gentle and easy going woman, the earliest face of the former minister’s family. Among such mourners have been Senator David Mark, Hon Ezekiel Adaji, Ambassador Ogbe Obande, Dr Paul Orhil formerly of the Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Mr McDickson Noah, an APC chieftain, Hon Samson Okwu, Hon Dave Idoko, Dr. Christy Ekoja and so on.
The late Mrs Moro was educated at the Benue Polytechnic, Ugbokolo and served in different capacities in the Okpokwu Local Government Council in addition to communal and religious leadership roles. May her soul rest in peace!