The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano on Thursday has inaugurated a twenty men state committee to plan a befitting burial for late former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ekueme who passed on in a London clinic.
The Senior Special assistant to governor Obiano on social media, Mr. Ifeanyi Aniagoh, while disclosing this via his facebook account said that the state committee includes:
Prof Solo Chukwulobelu – Chairman, HE Chief (Mrs) Ebelechukwu Obiano, Osodieme Sen Dr Joy Emordi, HE Amb Bianca Odumegwu Ojukwu, HRH Prof Laz Ekwueme, Sen Stella Oduah, HRH Peter Aniukwu, HRH Rowland Odegbo, Chief Maja Umeh, Chief Ben Ezine, Ogochukwu Ekwueme.
Hon Harford Oseke, Hon Romanus Obi, Hon Beverly Nkemdichi Ikpeazu, Hon Nikky Ugochukwu, Hon Vivian Okadigbo, Dr Dan Ezeawu, Mr Amaechi Akorah – Secretary, Mr Nwabufo Nwankwo, Representatives from South East States of Abia, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo which include, Dr GC Aja the SSG from Enugu State and Hon Clems Nweke, the Principal Secretary to the Governor of Ebonyi State.
Aniagoh noted that the committee was inaugurated to work with the federal government committee which is chaired by the secretary to the Government of the federation, Boss Gida Mustapha to provide all necessary assistance needed to give late Dr Alex Ekueme as befitting burial.