Stanley Nwabia, a potent voice against the Buhari, is dead.
The social cum political commentator was reported to have died in the early hours of Sunday, 29th September 2019 following an unsuccessful blood transfusion procedure in Lagos. He was 43.
Stanley Nwabia is popular amongst supporters of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, which he used his Twitter handle (@MrStanleyNwabia) to champion and also a former moderator on Nigeria’s largest forum – Nairaland.
Some of his associates have speculated a kidney failure as the cause of death and his admiration of the PDP has earned him tremendous respect amongst the opposition commentators online.
The Presidential candidate of the PDP in the 2019 Elections, Atiku Abubakar while mourning him described him as “a patriotic Nigerian and forthright supporter of our great party.”
It is a cause for sobering emotions to read about the sudden demise of @MrStanleyNwabia. A patriotic Nigerian and forthright supporter of our great party. God Almighty console his family and may his soul Rest In Peace – AA.https://t.co/Vfq4ilwDft
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) September 29, 2019
Nwabia was born in Lagos but from Abia State and is survived by a wife and four children.