Nigeria’s former ambassador to Ireland, Elizabeth Ketebu is dead. She was aged 66. The former envoy who was married to Chief Alabo Graham-Douglas was President, National Council of Women Societies, Secretary to Bayelsa State Government, a House of Representatives member, among other appointments.
Ketebu is survived by daughters, Ibiso Dokuboba, Daba Alaiyiba, Botoba Tamunolobobikiya Graham-Douglas; and sons Ibaniasemabo Tamunoinemi and Owanari Bekinbo Graham-Douglas.
Reacting to news of her death in a statement by his Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, President Muhammadu Buhari expressed sadness over the death of Ketebu.
He condoled with the Ketebu family, Bayelsa government, as well as friends and colleagues. Buhari prayed that God will grant repose to the soul of the departed medical doctor-cum-diplomat, and comfort all who mourn her.