The first son of the former Senate president David Mark, Tunde Mark, has passed away in the early hours of Friday 21st October, 2022, in London, at the age of 51, after a battle with cancer.

According to a statement by the Special Adviser to senator Mark, Tunde was born on the 13th of October 1971 and attended the Yabe Military school where he obtained his first school leaving certificate and proceeded to Bradfield College, Berkshire, UK, for his secondary school, education.

He obtained his B.Sc degree from King’s College, London, and furthered his education by studying immunology and later Biological sciences at the Graduate school of Arts & Sciences, Havard, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Reports says he passed away peacefully surrounded by family members and loved ones.

Tunde is survived by his wife, daughter, parents, and siblings.

Burial arrangements will be announced by his family.

Story: Hilda Katu