By Wisdom Deji-Folutile
Ebonyi State Commissioner for Housing, Uche Okah, is dead.
The commissioner reportedly died on Friday at a hospital in Abuja, where she received treatment over an undisclosed illness.
Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi, offered his condolences to the deceased’s family in a statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Francis Nwaze.
“We have received with rude shock the sad news of the abrupt demise of your amiable wife and dependable asset to our government, Late Engineer Mrs Uche Okah.
“No doubt, her demise has placed a lot of responsibility on your shoulders but we encourage you to hope in the Lord for comfort bearing in mind that both my family and government are saddened by this unfortunate incident and we all share with you in this moment of grief,” the statement read.