Renowned writer and Emeritus Professor of Literature John Pepper Clark has died.
In a joint statement released by Prof C.C Clark for the family and also by Mr. Ilaye Clark on behalf of the children said; “The Clark-Fuludu Bekederemo family of Kiagbodo Town, Delta State, wishes to announce that Emeritus Professor of Literature and Renowned Writer, Prof. John Pepper Clark, has finally dropped his pen in the early hours of today, Tuesday, 13 October, 2020.”
“Prof. J. P. Clark has paddled on to the great beyond in comfort of his wife, children and sibbling, around him,” the statement reads.
The family appreciates your prayers at this time.
Other details will be announced later by the family.