Prof. Uche Ikonne, candidate for the People’s Democratic Party of Abia State, has handed away.
This is a press release from his son Dr. Uche Ikonne on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. According to him, the gubernatorial candidate died in hospital within the early hours of the morning after a short sickness.
“It is with nice remorse that I announce the passing of my pricey father, Professor Eleazar Uchenna Ikonne, who handed away after a brief sickness on the Abuja National Hospital at 4am as we speak, 25 January 2023,” the assertion learn. Appropriate remedy was given, however relapsed a couple of days in the past, inflicting him a number of cardiac arrests from which he has nonetheless not recovered.
“Further particulars and preparations will likely be made accessible to the general public following consultations and conferences inside the family.”
Nduka Nwosu asks who’re the contenders and pretenders amongst PDP hawks making an attempt to switch Uche Ikonne as Abia PDP gubernatorial candidate
Ahead of final week’s approval by the Governor of Abia State. Okezie Ikpeazu stated Abia State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Professor Uche Ikonne’s sickness has saved him out of the general public eye and phrase has unfold within the state about his successor.
If the marketing campaign to discover a new gubernatorial candidate is right, who will exchange Ikonne because the PDP gubernatorial candidate within the March gubernatorial election?
One view is that it could be tough for the governor to ask Iconne to resign given the impression of going to the polls with absentee gubernatorial candidates. Another individual stated that so long as there is no such thing as a downside with the election regulation and the structure, it will likely be wonderful. In truth, when a former governor was declared the winner of the competition, he was detained.
Just final week, Kingsley Megwara, Media and Public Relations Director, Atiku/Okowa Presidential Campaign Committee, Abia State, said that it was deliberate to welcome the previous vice chairman of PDP presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar to the state on February 10, however sadly Professor Uche Ikonne, the gubernatorial candidate for the 2023 basic election, has not campaigned for 2 months, confirming hypothesis that he’s sick and will not be capable to attend the PDP presentation – Abians’ presidential candidate is accessible. The Ngwa Development Initiative (NDI) had earlier began the dialog, elevating issues about Ikonne’s continued absence from the general public eye and demanding a proof from the state authorities and the ruling celebration. According to its chairman, Daniel Nkasiobi, the PDP gubernatorial candidates had been final seen on the Umuahia Township Stadium on November 24, 2022, when the gubernatorial marketing campaign ends. For him, it was a hilarious recreation designed to deceive Ndi Abia whereas calling for prayers for the governor’s candidate’s restoration.