Air Marshal Nsikak Ediok(retd), a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Nsikak Eduok (retd) is dead.
The Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State government, Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem, confirmed his death in a statement.
Eduok died of end-stage kidney failure.
The statement read in part, “The Government of Akwa Ibom State hereby formally announces the death of a former Chief of Air Staff and former Minister of Aviation, Air Marshal Nsikak Eduok(Rtd). He died on Tuesday, 6th January 2021 in Uyo.
The information from his doctors indicates that he died of end-stage kidney failure.”
The Governor of the state, Gov.Udom expressed grief over the news of his death and extended his condolences to the family of the deceased.