Renowned journalist and author, Abdullahi Isa was popularly known as “Abdullahi No-Sweat” is dead.
He passed on Thursday at the age of 80 after a brief illness at a private hospital in Yola.
Confirming his death, his wife, Hajiya Inna Abdullahi, said he took ill on Wednesday night and was rushed to the hospital where he passed away.
Isa was a two-term state chairman of Adamawa Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists.
He attended General Murtala College, Yola, in the 50s, with prominent personalities such as Prof. Jibril Aminu, Bamanga Tukur and Murtala Nyako.
He is survived by a wife and many children.