A Director of Veterinary in the Kwara State Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Khalid Ibrahim Ndaman was on Monday found dead in his office in Ilorin.
It was learnt that the director showed no signs of ill health before his demise.
Police spokesman, Kayode Okasanmi confirmed the incident. He confirmed that the director was found dead in his office.
“It was discovered that the director died in the office on Monday morning.
“Although no foul play is being suspected, an investigation into the incident still continues,” the police spokesman said.
A staff member, who pleaded anonymity, described the deceased as the most generous director in the ministry.
“He is from Tsaragi in Edu Local Government Area of Kwara and the corpse has been taken there for burial.
“The ministry had wanted to take the corpse to the hospital for autopsy, but some family members said it was not necessary since he just slumped and died,” the staff member said.247