The Presidential candidate of Labour Party Peter Obi has expressed shocked over the death of former Anambra State Governor Chinwoke Mbadinuju who died on Tuesday.
The death of former governor of Anambra state Mbadinuju was announced in a statement signed by his son barrister Chetachi Mbadinuju.
He was governor of Anambra State from 1999 to 2003 and died at the age of 78.
Peter Obi while reacting to the news of his death described Mbadinuju as a consummate administrator, academic, lawyer and politician who served Anambra selflessly and diligently.
Peter Obi said that his passing is certainly a painful loss to his immediate family and Anambra State.
His Words “I received the sad news of the transition to glory of Late HE Dr. Chinwoke Mbadinuju (The former Governor of Anambra State), this evening.
“His passing is certainly a painful loss to his immediate family and Anambra State.
“Mbadinuju, who was fondly called “Odera”, was a consummate administrator, academic, lawyer and politician who served Anambra selflessly and diligently.
“May God Almighty, who called him home grant him eternal rest in His Kingdom; and also grant the immediate family, Anambra state government, and all of us the fortitude to bear his irreplaceable loss.#PeterObi 🇳🇬