The breaking news getting to us revealed that the former Vice-President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ekwueme is dead.
Other details will follow shortly.
The press release by the family is as follows:
The Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. The sad event occurred at The London Clinic at 10:00 pm on Sunday 19th November 2017.
HRH. PROF LAZ EKWUEME
Igwe of Oko
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