The family of singer 2Face Idibia have released a statement following the death of their father, Pa Michael Idibia.
The statement read:
“With sadness in our hearts, but with gratitude to God for a life well spent, we announce the passing on of our father, brother, uncle and in-law, Mr. Michael Agbo Idibia, a native of Okpokwu Edumoga in Benue State.
Born on July 25, 1946,Mr. Idibia is an alumnus of Kansas State University, USA, and retired from the Ministry of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State.
He is survived by wife, Mrs. Rose Owoyi Idibia, children: Steven Idibia, Innocent ’2face’ Idibia, Hyacinth Idibia and Oche Idibia, grand-children, and siblings. May his soul rest in peace.
Burial arrangements will be announced soon.”
Pa Idibia had died on Saturday after a battle with prostate cancer.