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Onu’s death huge loss, he was a true democrat – Nyerere Anyim condoles family


The Consultant of the southeast on the Nationwide Pension Fee, PENCOM, Dr Nyerere Chinenye Anyim, has expressed disappointment over the dying of the previous Minister of Science and Know-how, Ogbonnaya Onu.

DAILY POST gathered that Onu, who was additionally the primary civilian Governor of Abia State, died in Abuja on Thursday on the age of 72.

In a press release made out there to journalists on Saturday, Dr Anyim described the dying of Onu as an enormous loss to the southeast and Nigeria, saying his dying left a giant vacuum within the nation’s political area.

He stated the ex-governor might be remembered for his developmental politics shrouded in integrity, humility and uprightness.

Whereas recalling the deceased’s period as govt Governor of Abia State which was characterised by peaceable co-existence, the previous Abia APC gubernatorial candidate described Dr Onu as an genuine democrat and statesman who believed in true democratic governance constructed on justice, equity, fairness and inclusiveness.

“Dr Ogbonnaya Onu left legacies of patriotism and also will be remembered for his immense contributions to the event of the current democracy in Nigeria,” he acknowledged.

Anyim additionally condoled the rapid household, associates, the federal government and folks of Ebonyi State on the sudden demise of the astute tutorial and former Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

He prayed the almighty God to grant your complete Onu household the fortitude to bear the massive loss and for the repose of his soul.

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