Tarik Nwoko, eldest child of former member of the House of Representatives and Delta State Coordinator of the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN), Hon. Ned Nwoko, is dead.
Tarik, 22 year old, died in his sleep at the early hours of Monday in his father’s London home where he live with the mother and other siblings.
The newly appointed Delta State Coordinator of the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, Hon. Ned Nwoko,
Family source said, “He was found dead in his bed on Monday morning. It was a real shock for the whole family. Tarik just left us like that. The parents are devastated, he was such a charming and loving young lad,” the source added.
The late Tarik Nwoko, a soccer player who was also a law student at North Staffordshire University, England reportedly told some of his friends who he had dinner with on Sunday that he was feeling unwell before he went to bed.
Meanwhile, the UK police have said there were no foul play and no trace of alcohol or drugs in his system.
Tarik’s mother is a Moroccan and lives with her other children in Nwoko’s palatial home in the United Kingdom.
The bereaved Nwoko was recently appointed Delta State Coordinator of the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria to help mobilize support for President Goodluck Jonathan re-election in the next year election.