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The Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo has lost his father, Pa Simeon Nwankwo Soludo.
The Eastern Updates reports that Pa Soludo died in the early hours of the 6th of Monday, November, 2023.
A short statement by the Press Secretary of the Governor, Mr Christian Aburime, announced Pa Soludo’s passing.
The statement said: ‘Pa Soludo is survived by seven sons, eight daughters-in-law, twenty-two grand-children and six great-grand children.
‘Governor Soludo noted that his late father lived a fulfilled life and died at the ripe age of ninety-two years (92)
‘Further information will be communicated to the public in due course.’
Meanwhile, President Bola Tinubu has sympathised with Governor Soludo, over the passing of his father.
The President says Pa Simeon Soludo, who was a dignified and charitable family man, lived a fruitful life that is exemplified in the achievements, personal quality, and sterling records of his son, Governor Chukwuma Soludo.
‘I pray the Almighty God grant your beloved father eternal rest. He lives through you still; in your sincerity, good works and deeds,’ the President says.
Tinubu encouraged Governor Soludo and the good people of Anambra State to take solace in the excellent legacy of the departed nonagenarian.