The Deputy Chief Press Secretary to Governor Willie Obiano, Mr. Emeka Ozumba has paid the last respects to his mother-in-law, late Mrs Christiana Ifeoma Nonyelu, Nee Akile, at Akpu Village, Abagana, Njikoka Local Government Area.
Mr Ozumba, was accompanied on the condolence by relatives, colleagues, associates and friends, including the Anambra State Deputy Governor-elect, Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim, Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Professor Theresa Obiekezie, a former Commissioner for Information in Anambra State, Chief Tony Onyima, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Anambra State, Mr James Eze, the Transition Committee Chairman of Ekwusigo Local Government Area, Barrister Austin Enendu, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Anambra Broadcasting Service, ABS, Dr Uche Nworah, among others.
Extending his condolence, the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, represented by the Chairman of Anambra State Sports Development Commission, Chief Tony Oli, asked Mr Ozumba to be consoled by his mother-in-law’s attested legacies of kindness and humility, certain that she had lived right and would be counted among the heaven’s saints.
In their separate remarks, Chief Onyima, Dr Nworah and Barrister Enendu, condoled with their friend, Mr Ozumba, and asked him to take heart and find positive recollections in the footprints left behind by his late mother-in-law.
Mr Ozumba, and his wife, Peace, in separate interviews, described late Mrs Nonyelu as a peaceful and humble human, who will always be remembered by her unassuming egalitarian mindset, and unique principles with which she had raised her children, exemplified in the characters of her grandkids.
Late Mrs Nonyelu, who was buried on Friday, January 28, 2022, died at the age of seventy.