It was a black Tuesday for the Urhobo nation particularly the political class as they lost a one-time member of the House of Representatives for Okpe/Sapele/Uvwie Federal Constituency, Hon. Joyce Overah.
Hon. Overah until his death on Tuesday afternoon was the member representing Okpe/Sapele/Ethiope on the board of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC)
RealTime24 gathered that the deceased in 2019 collapsed moments before his swearing-in as member of the current board of DESOPADEC by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa.
He was rushed out of the Event Centre, venue for the swearing-in in an ambulance.
The former lawmaker survived and resumed duty as a member of the DESOPADEC board until he passed on Tuesday.