Antonia Attuh

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: Nigerian-born British noted economist and the first black woman to become senior management executive with the local Greater London-based municipality governing body Westminster City Council who had immigrated to Great Britain from Nigeria at age four as a refugee following the 1972 war in Biafra before settling in Liverpool with her family and went on to embark a career in local government.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: February 19, 1966

 

Died: June 3, 2012

 

Location: Lagos, Nigeria