Foremost politician, Senator Arthur Nzeribe, who has been bedridden following his prolonged ill health, has finally died. Nzeribe, who has been on life support for sometime, reportedly died last Thursday.
Nzeribe, who represented Imo West at the National Assembly and the longest serving senator from the state, had been ill for quite some time. He was born November 2, 1938.
Senator Arthur Nzeribe, who has been bedridden following his prolonged ill health, has finally died.
Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma has said that the death of Senator Arthur Nzeribe is a big loss to the people of Imo State in particular and Nigeria in general.
Senator Nzeribe reportedly died on Sunday at the age of 83 according to family sources, having been born on November 2, 1938.
A statement by Governor Uzodimma’s Chief Press Secretary and Media Adviser, Oguwike Nwachuku, said Senator Nzeribe will forever be remembered as a political juggernaut in Nigeria.
Governor Uzodimma said his death has robbed Imo State and Nigeria of a seasoned politician and business icon, noting that Senator Nzeribe died when his fatherly and statesmanly advice were badly needed.