A former staff of Daily Times Newspapers, Ranti Thomas has lost his 86-year old mother, Mrs. Olaide Iyabo Thomas (nee Macarthy).
The late Mrs. Thomas died peacefully on Monday, June 25, 2018 at her residence in Lagos Island, Lagos State.
The deceased was born and brought up at the Brazilian quarters, Lagos is married to late Arthur Olujimi Thomas.
Aside Ranti Thomas who is presently the Bureau Chief of Law Digest Magazine in Nigeria, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Topayo Media Consultancy, and who has worked in other media outfits which includes: Nigerian Pilot (South West Bureau Chief), The Moment (Judiciary Editor), the late Mrs. Thomas is survived by the Area Pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Newcastle, London, Pastor Akinkunmi Idowu Thomas, and the eldest daughter, Mrs. Yemisi Manuwa who is a retired staff of the Nigerian Ports Authority.
Burial arrangement(s) will be made public by the family later.