The Member Representing Arochukwu/Ohafia Federal constituency, Hon. Uko Nkole has lost his father, Chief Emmanuel Uko Nkole.
He died on Tuesday at the age of 79 after a brief illness.
A release personally signed by the Lawmaker read, “In total submission to the will of God, I announce the passing away of my dear father, Chief Emmanuel Uko Nkole.
“My Dad was a loving father, a strict disciplinarian and a lover of God. He worked with the Central Bank of Nigeria as a Senior Management staff where he retired meritoriously.
“He died after a brief illness at the ripe age of 79 years on 24th day of December, 2019” he said.
While soliciting for prayers of the masses at these trying times of the family, he stated that the funeral arrangements would be announced later.