The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, state authorities, heads of safety businesses, members of the state judiciary, conventional rulers council and clergymen will on Thursday, October 14, 2021 maintain commendation and tribute service in honour of the late ex-Navy Governor of Outdated Imo and Lagos States, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu at Michael Okpara auditorium in umuahia, the state capital.
This was disclosed in a launch signed by the Secretary to the State Authorities (SSG), Barrister Chris Ezem, and made out there to newsmen on Wednesday, as a part of actions rolled out to put to relaxation the previous army administrator.
In accordance with the assertion, Governor Ikpeazu invitations the Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon Ude Oko Chukwu, thee Speaker and Members of the State Home of Meeting, State Head of Service,
Others embody all Everlasting Secretaries and their administration crew, State Chairman Individuals’s Democratic Social gathering and His Executives Member, all Native Authorities Chairmen, and their Deputies and Councilors, heads of para ministry and many others.
DAILY POST reported that the retired Rear Admiral, Ndubuisi Kanu handed away on the age of 78 after a short sickness and hailed from Isiukwato Native authorities space of Abia state.
In the meantime, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, has expressed unhappiness on the passage of the ex-military Governor, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (Rtd).
He described the dying of Kanu as an enormous loss to the folks of Abia State and Nigeria as a complete.
Ikpeazu in a press release by Onyebuchi Ememanka, his Chief Press Secretary, mentioned that the late Naval officer was an awesome son of Abia state who excelled in each facet of life.
The State Chief Govt recalled the sterling contributions of the Late Admiral as army governor of the previous Imo state which incorporates the institution of the previous Imo Broadcasting Service in 1976.
He additional condoled the household and the folks of Isiukwato Native Authorities Space on the passage of Late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu and warranted that the State Authorities will liaise with the household and different stakeholders to make sure that he receives a befitting farewell.
Governor Ikpeazu additionally prayed the Almighty God to grant Late Kanu’s soul everlasting
He partly mentioned within the assertion, “From his army profession the place he served meritoriously within the Navy to his appointment as member of the Supreme Navy Council in 1975, to his appointment as the primary Navy Governor of the previous Imo State in March 1976, Navy Governor of Lagos State in 1977, amongst others, the Admiral’s life exemplified one of the best beliefs of public service.
“Upon his retirement from the army, Kanu immersed himself in pro-democracy struggles and made huge contributions to the battle for the enthronement of democracy in our nation via his involvement with NADECO. The democratic rule we get pleasure from at present in Nigeria is likely one of the fruits of the sacrifices made by Kanu and different compatriots.
“The Late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu by no means forgot his roots and made stable contributions to the political improvement of Abia, his house state. He was an enormous reservoir of expertise, data and smart counsel which he gladly positioned at our disposal as leaders of the State. His dying has robbed us of certainly one of our biggest sons. He was a proud son of Abia State and an excellent Nigerian with impeccable credentials.”
The Late retired Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu shall be buried at his hometown Ovim Neighborhood in Isiukwato Native authorities space, on Friday fifteenth day of October, 2021.
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