Delta state is thrown into mourning as one of its top leaders passed on in the early hours of Saturday 3rd April, 2021.
Late Sam Obi became acting governor in 2010 after court nullified the 2007 election of former governor Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan, and ordered a re-run.
Sam Obi represented the Ika North East State Constituency at the Delta State House of Assembly for three terms (2003-2015) and became acting governor in 2010.
Meanwhile, the cause of his death is unknown at this time of this publication.
Until his demise, he was the General Overseer of Oracle of God Ministry, Asaba.