Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh is dead, Prince Philip died at the age of 99,
A statement from Buckingham Palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
“His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. “The Duke was married to Queen Elizabeth II for more than 70 years and became the longest-serving consort in British history.
Into his 90s he carried out a busy programme of public engagements, reflecting his own charitable interests.
He also travelled around the country supporting the Queen, both on state occasions and royal visits.
For a man of his age he enjoyed relatively good health.
Source: Sky News
Such a strong character and so close to his 100th birthday
Somebody that have enjoyed peace more than any of one of us here in Nigeria.
He lived a fulfilled life.
Rest in Peace Prince Phillip