Enugu State Lost ( RIP: Senator Fidelis Okoro)
Enugu State Great Lost ( RIP: Senator Fidelis Okoro)
Senator Fidelis Okoro is Dead!
The senator who represented Enugu North senatorial zone Chief Senator Fidelis Okoro passed on today .
A close family source revealed to Chijiokibeblog that the senator died in Abuja after a lingering health complications which had taken him in and out of Nigeria in the past few years.
It is not clear the immediate cause of his death today but a lot of sympathizers have been thronging his Abuja residence to condole with members of his family
Before he died late senator Okoro was a customs officer, where he retired before venturing into politics in the second republic. He later became a commisioner under the Nwobodo civilian administration. Late senator Okoro was elected senator for Enugu north senatorial zone between 1999-2007.
The late senator who was popularly called his Igbo title of Agbadaman was an industrialist, political leader, socialite and a team player in politics
The family will soon release programme for the interment of his remains
May his soul Rest In Peace.