S’East Governors Meet on Ekwueme’s Burial


Governors of the South East geopolitical zone met yesterday at the Government House, Enugu, to deliberate on the preparations for the burial of the late elder statesman and former Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme on February 2, 2018. Briefing journalists after the meeting, the Chairman of the South East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Mr. David Umahi stated that the South East Governors were “very committed” to the programme, stressing that their presence at the gathering “underscores the seriousness the governors have attached to this important burial of our late father”. Umahi noted that the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, who was represented by his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, was “out of the South East” and couldn’t attend the meeting in person. 

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