…Promises A Dignified Burial
By Christian Aburime
Governor Chukwuma Soludo, has paid tribute to his late father, Pa Simeon Nwankwo (Akukananwa 1), describing him as a great father who lived an exemplary life.
Pa Simeon passed away on November 6th, 2023.
After receiving a condolence letter from the members of the State Executive Council (ANSEC), delivered by Deputy Governor Dr Onyekachukwu Ibezim and Secretary to the State Government Prof Solo Chukwulobelu, Governor Soludo expressed gratitude for their thoughtfulness and solidarity during this difficult time.
Governor Soludo noted that his father’s passing coincided with the anniversary of his election – he died at about 7:45am on Monday, November 6th.
The governor promised to issue a formal statement regarding burial arrangements soon but emphasized that his father would receive a dignified burial in accordance with Anambra burial laws. No grandstanding or ostentation will be allowed!
Overall, it is clear that Governor Soludo holds deep respect for his late father and is committed to honoring him in death as he did in life through decency and dignity.