High Chief Raymond Aleogho Anthony Dokpesi, the Ezomo of Weppa-Wanno Kingdom, has passed away on May 29th, 2023, leaving the nation in deep sorrow. A prominent figure in Nigerian society, High Chief Dokpesi was widely respected for his contributions as a businessman, media pioneer, and philanthropist.
His demise has left a void in the hearts of many who knew and admired him.
High Chief Dokpesi’s accomplishments spanned various fields, but his impact in the media industry was particularly noteworthy. As the founder of a prominent television platform, he utilized his platform to engage in open discourse, addressing critical issues affecting the nation. His dedication to journalism and his commitment to transparency and accountability earned him respect from both colleagues and the public alike.
Beyond his professional achievements, High Chief Dokpesi was a devoted family man, cherished husband, father, and grandfather. His love and guidance will be greatly missed by his immediate family and those who were fortunate enough to share in his wisdom and warmth.
As a philanthropist, High Chief Dokpesi exemplified the spirit of giving back to his community. His numerous charitable endeavors touched the lives of many, leaving a lasting impact on the less fortunate. His commitment to social responsibility and compassion will be remembered as an integral part of his legacy.
The Dokpesi family expresses heartfelt gratitude for the overwhelming love and support received during this challenging time. They kindly request that the public respects their need for privacy as they mourn the loss of their beloved patriarch. Details regarding the funeral arrangements will be communicated to the public in due course.
His Death Coincides with Bola Tinubu’s swearing in
He played a significant role in shaping Nigeria’s media landscape and left a lasting impact on the nation’s development. High Chief Dokpesi’s passing coincides with the swearing-in of Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the President of Nigeria, adding a profound significance to this day in the nation’s history.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.