MOSOP mourns Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has reacted to the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr., the son of Nigeria’s famous human rights activist, Ken Saro-Wiwa.

“On behalf of the entire Ogoni nation MOSOP wishes to express deep shock over the news of the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa Jr.,” the movement said in a statement signed by its publicity secretary, Fegalo Nsuke.

The statement continues: “MOSOP is deeply pained by this tragic incident, the loss of our dear “Ken Jr.” son of our celebrated hero, Ken Saro-Wiwa.

“We express our deepest condolences to the family of Wiwa in particular and the Ogoni nation in general.”