Bernard Tapi will be buried in Marseille
Since 2017, Bernard Tapi has been battling stomach cancer. His health condition gradually deteriorated.
“Dominique Tapi and her children are painfully reporting the death of Bernard Tapi this Sunday, October 3, at 08:40 (09:40 Kyiv time – ed.), After the fight against cancer,” the TV channel quoted the family as saying. the world, surrounded by his wife, children, grandchildren and brother. “
The family clarifies that the deceased “expressed a desire to be buried in Marseilles, the city of his heart.”
Bernard Tapi is a former MEP. In 1992 he was appointed Minister of Urban Affairs in the government of Pierre Beregovoi. Also from 1986 to 1994 he was the president of the Olympic Marseille football club, and from 1990 to 1993 he owned the Adidas company.
Tapi is known to have been battling stomach cancer since 2017. His health condition gradually deteriorated.
We will remind, in April of this year Bernard Tapi was attacked in the village of Combe-la-Ville in the Seine-et-Marne department. Four robbers broke into the mansion, beat Tapi and his wife, and then tied them up. After that, the intruders took valuable things out of the house.