SENATE Minority Leader,
Senator George Akuma has
described late Senator Uche
Chukwumerije as a Pan
Africanist whose contributions
not only added colour to the
Senate but gave it the much
needed international clout and
Senator Akume in a statement
he issued yesterday to console
the immediate family of the late
Chukwumerije and the entire
nation prayed God to grant his
soul eternal rest.
“I have received with shock
and disbelief, news of the death
of Senator Uche Chukwumerije
at a hospital in Abuja.
“The late Senator was a very
vibrant legislator who brought
to bear his wealth of experience
in the media, the civil society and
the government in our debates in
the Senate.
“As the Senate Committee
Chairman on Education, he
made useful contributions
at the committee level and
during plenary sessions to the

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