Tuface’s father dies of cancer at 68

Michael Agbo Idibia, the father of Nigerian
pop singer, Tuface Idibia, is dead.
Mr Idibia died in an unnamed hospital in Abuja after
battling with cancer.
The deceased had been battling prostate cancer for
over year. He was an alumnus of Kansas State
University, USA; and retired from the Ministry of
Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State.
Confirming his death, the family, in a press
statement issued Saturday night, said, “With sadness
in our hearts, but with gratitude to God for a life well
spent, we announce the passing on of our father,
brother, uncle and in-law, Mr. Michael Agbo Idibia, a
native of Okpokwu Edumoga in Benue State.
“He is survived by wife, Mrs. Rose Owoyi Idibia,
children: Steven Idibia, Innocent ’2face’ Idibia,
Hyacinth Idibia and Oche Idibia, grand-children, and
siblings.”
The late Mr. Idibia’s burial arrangements will be
announced soon, the family said.

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