Peter Enahoro Biography, Wiki, Age, Cause of Demise, Wife, Journalism and Career

Popular Nigeria Journalist Born Peter Enahoro is a respected citizen of Nigeria. He lived an examplery life. In those article we will be discussing all about the journalist. Including his hometown, Education, Wife, cause if demise, Age and other important information about him.


Early Life

Peter Enahoro also known as “Pen Pan” is a native of uromi in Edo state Nigerian. He was born into the family of Enahoro’s in January 21st 1935. There he attended his primary and secondary school education. Before proceeding to tertiary institution. His parents were Asuelimen Okotako Enahoro and Princess Inibokun. We will be discussing his education later in this article.



He started his education in St. Stephens Elementary School, Akure (Ondo State). Later he joined CMS Primary School, Ado-Ekiti (Ondo State). Other schools he went to are 1. Government School Ekpoma in Edo State,

2. St. David’s School, Akure Ondo State. 3. Government School, Warri (Delta State).

4. He graduated from Government College, Ughelli (Delta State) in 1948.

Peter Enahoro Biography
Peter Enahoro


Peter started his career in media as an Assistant Publicity Officer Department currently known As Federal Ministry of Information in 1954. Following a good stint, He joined Daily Times at the age of 20 as a sub-editor in 1955.

He has also worked at

1. Assistant District Manager at Rediffusion Services, Ibadan, in 1957.

2. Editor of the Nigerian Sunday Times in 1958 at the age of 23. Alongside featuring as an Editor of the Daily Times in 1958, and paper’s Editor in 1962.

3. Daily Times Group Editorial Adviser in 1965.

4. 1966 Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Times. Including other position. He is the owner Nigeria now news channel.


Cause of Demise

Having had a Succesfull he traveled to London to rest. Enahoro died in London on 24 April 2023, at the age of 88. The cause of his Demise is unknown yet. Although he lived a memorable life.


Books Published 

  1. How to be a Nigerian (1966)
  2. You Gotta Cry to Laugh (1972)
  3. The Complete Nigerian (1992)
  4. Then Spoke the Thunder (2009)


Peter Enahoro Biodata 

  • Real Name – Peter Enahoro
  • Nick name – Pen Pan
  • Date of brith – January 21st 1935
  • Demise Date – 24 April 2023
  • Hometown – uromi in Edo state Nigerian.
  • Profession – Journalism
  • Height – unknown
  • Weight – not available

May his soul rest in peace.

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