A former governor of the Mid-Western State and one time Chief of Army Staff, Major General David Ejoor has died at the age of 87. General Ejoor, who was also a former administrator of the now defunct Mid-Western Region, died in a hospital in Lagos state on the 10 February 2019.
General Ejoor who had been ill for a few weeks, was waiting to be flown abroad for medical treatment when he died.
The late General hailed from Ovwor in Olomu Kingdom, in the Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.
Born on 10 January 1932, Olorogun Ejoor served as Chief of Army Staff from January 1971 to July 1975.
May his soul rest in peace