The office of the Presidency alongside the Government of Edo state sent condolences to the spouse and family of late Ambaassador Queen Worlu who was the Nigerian ambassador to sao tome. She was said to have died at her duty post on Monday.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement on Tuesday, said the President's order for the immediate evacuation of her body had been effected by the Nigerian Air Force.
The President, who only appointed the deceased in 2017 described her as a "talented carrer officer wgo gave her best to the nation. She was an admirable diplomat who was associated with the good relationship that exists between Nigeria and all the countries of her posting. We pray to God to give her family the fortitude to bear this sad loss.”