Benin: Ganiou Soglo’s words following the death of journalist Alex Chodaton
The departure of sports journalist Alex Chodaton is a great loss. These are the words of former Minister of Sports, Goniou Soglo, at the announcement of this sports columnist, one of the best of his time who passed away on Wednesday 9 October 2019.
The Beninese press is grieving. Sports journalist Alex Chadaton has just passed away. At the announcement of his death, former sports minister Ganiou Soglo, in a post on his Facebook page, acknowledged the merits of this sports journalist. “I have just learned of the death of our friend Alex Chodaton. This is a great loss for our country and for the sports press in particular. Thank to him for sharing his passion for sport.
May he rest in peace“, says the post.
Alex Chodaton, a sports journalist with the Benin Radio and Television Broadcasting Office (ORTB), died of an illness. Indeed, in a somatic state at home for several days, he was taken to emergency care following a critical change. But he died a few hours later, a little after 10 a. m.