Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi, the wife of late Major General J.T.U. Aguiyi-Ironsi, ex-Nigerian Head of State, has died at age 97.
According to a statement by the family, she died on Monday morning.
“The Aguiyi-Ironsi family wishes to inform you that It has pleased God to call to glory Noble Lady Victoria Aguiyi – Ironsi to eternal rest.
“She passed on at the early hours of today August 23, 2021,” Ambassador Tom Aguiyi-Ironsi, a family member wrote.
Watch video of her last birthday celebration below: