Comrade Peter Gambo, the Taraba State Chairman of the Nigerian Labour Congress has passed on.

The death of Gambo which took place at the Isolation Centre of the Federal Medical Centre, Jalingo in the early hours of today, occurred as a result of coronavirus he contracted.

Meanwhile, His death was confirmed in a text message by a staff of the secretariat to members of the State Working Committee of the union in Jalingo on Wednesday.

Going memory lane, before his death, a reliable The Punch disclosed that, Gambo was said to have tested positive two weeks ago has been at the isolation centre at the federal medical centre Jalingo where he is being managed by health experts.

Although, the Special Adviser to Governor Darius Ishaku on Media and Publicity, Mr. Bala Dan-Abu said he was shocked when he read of the death of the NLC Chairman on the social media.

All these happened after, efforts to get the reaction of the State Secretary of NLC failed.