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Former Anambra governor, Chinwoke Mbadiniju dies at 78 


Fomer governor of Anambra State, Chinwoke Mbadinuju has died at the age of 78.

Cheta Chinwoke Mbadinuju, his first son, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday titled ‘Notification of the transition of Dr. Chinwoke Mbadinuju (Odera)’.


“With heavy hearts but utmost gratitude to God for a life well spent, we announce the passing of our father, grandfather, uncle, friend and associate, Dr. Chinwoke Mbadinuju, a former governor of Anambra State and elder statesman.

“ODERA as he was fondly called, passed peacefully at the age of 78 years on the morning of the 11th of April, 2023 at the National Hospital Abuja after a brief illness, surrounded by his family and loved ones.

“At this trying time, we pray for God’s grace and mercy upon him and those left behind to mourn him.


“His funeral arrangements will be announced in due course by the family”, the statement by Mr Cheta, a Lawyer, read.

Mbadinuju was governor of Anambra State between 29 May 1999 and 29 May 2003 under the PDP.

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