OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF IMO STATE
The Deputy Governor of Imo State, Prince Eze Madumere yesterday paid a condolence visit to Chief Ikenna Aniche popularly known as Nke-Nke Enyi Worldwide who recently laid his father to rest at Ndi Ekwuru-imemze, Aro-Amuro in Okigwe local government area of imo state.
He paid glowing tributes to late Donatus Aniche, describing him as a great leader who utilized opportunities he had to better the lots of the good people of Imo State.
Prince Madumere who regretted his absence due to his official itinerary, commended Mr. Aniche for the right step of giving the late sage a befitting burial with other members of Aniche family.
He emphasized the urgent need to replicate late Aniche’s good nature, which he said his son Ikenna is living up to. He encouraged him never to deviate from the path of honour and to relive those cherished values and legacies his late father left behind.
In his response, Aniche thanked Deputy Governor for coming. He described the visit as home coming since Deputy Governor is like his older brother who has been part of the family. He showered encomium on the number two citizen of Imo State for the honourable way he has conducted himself.
His words in parts: “Your Excellency, I am very happy with your coming. You are my elder brother. The whole family missed your presence during the laying to rest of our lovely father. Your antecedent of goodwill, credibility, humility, loyalty and high regards for the people has not has remained unchanged. Your Excellency, with your coming, I hereby declare condolence visits over my dear father’s exit closed.”
High point of Deputy Governor’s visit to the Aniche’s was the exciting women who came out in their numbers to welcome the Deputy Governor on his unscheduled visit.
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