Chairman, Ahiazu-Mbaise local government area of Imo State, mourn the death of a seasoned politician and one of the leaders of Mbaise nation, Chief Emma Ojinere.
The Chairman has sent his condolence to the Late Ojinere family.
2019 All Progressives Congress (APC) Senatorial Candidate for Owerri Zone was reported to have died from an undisclosed illness.
According to Hon. Chikwe, who described late Ojinere as a gentleman, polished politician who was a father figure and a supporter of the present government.
Chief Chikwe in his reaction while receiving the news, regretted not having a premonition about his death as he was with him a few hours before his death.
According to him, he said “We have lost a great leader, a good man and one of the foundational leaders of APC in Mbaise nation and Owerri zone.
“I am particularly pained by his death. He was more of a brother and a father to me. He was always there to advise me on the best way to achieve the best results for the benefit of our people and for the good image of the All Progressives Congress.
“You can see that I am weak and downcast. I mourn with the Ojinere family and pray God to grant us the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. Indeed, his death has created a big gap, which only God can fill by His mercies” he noted.
“He prays that the soul of the renowned politician would rest in peace and that God will comfort all those who mourn him.” “I pray God to accept his soul and grant everlasting peace.”