The Enugu State House of Assembly said it received with rude shock, news of the death of its member representing Isi-Uzo Constituency, Hon. Chijioke Ugwueze(Aguiyi) who died on June 19, 2020, after a brief illness.
A statement by the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Communication, Hon. Jeff Mbah, said “in order not to err on the side of caution while the remote and immediate cause of his death is being ascertained”, the Speaker of the State Assembly, Rt. Hon. Edward Ubosi, has ordered the immediate closure of the Assembly complex for decontamination, as well as the suspension of all activities in the complex till further notice”.
While mourning the demise of their erstwhile colleague, the house extended its heartfelt sympathies to the Ugwueze family, the wife and the children, as well as the people of Isi-Uzo Constituency of Enugu state .