The founder of Africa Independent Television, Chief Raymond Aleogho Anthony Dokpesi has been confirmed dead.
His death was announced in a Press Release on Monday, May 2023 which was made public by Raymond Dokpesi (JNR).
Below is the Press Release by a member of Chief Raymond Dokpesi family.
The family of Chief Dopkesi who was a philanthropist revealed that further details on the funeral arrangements will be made due course.
It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of High Chief Raymond Aleogho Anthony Dokpesi (Ezomo of Weppa-Wanno Kingdom) who passed away on May 29th, 2023. High Chief Dokpesi was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
High Chief Dokpesi was also a respected and accomplished businessman, a pioneer in the media industry, and a philanthropist who dedicated his life to the service of his country and his community. His legacy will live on through the impact he made on the lives of many.
The Dokpesi family is grateful for the outpouring of love and support during this difficult time. We ask that you keep us in your thoughts and prayers as we mourn the loss of our patriarch. We also ask for privacy during this time as we grieve together as a family.
The family will release further details on the funeral arrangements in due course.
May his soul rest in peace.
Raymond Dokpesi (JNR)