The CEO of CALLYVISION NETWORK, Mr. Cally Ikpe, is in deep mourning right now. His beloved dad succumbed to the cold hands of death in the early hours of Thursday, July 14, 2011. He was aged 67 years and had been diabetic for a while but the family had carefully and successfully managed it up until the time of his death.
Pa Simon Ikpe who was based back home in Gboko, Benue State. He is survived by his wife and six children among who is Mr. Cally Ikpe whose CALLYVISION NETWORK produces LIVEBEATS and the Nigerian Music Video Awards (NMVA).
When I called Cally last week, he was already on his way to Benue State. “We accept God’s will in everything,” he said. He also added that though no burial arrangements were in place yet, that the family would abide by the tenets of the Roman Catholic Church which his father is a staunch adherent.