Eze lauds Amaechi, Umahi, Onu, Ugboma, Adekunle, Otu Umunna Ibadan, RPM Worldwide, Dakuku, Princewill, Relations different benefactors for enjoying roles in Father In-law, Pa P. N Nwaorgu’s ultimate journey dwelling…. Appreciates Amaechi’s assurance on linking Owerri to Railway, fixing Umaku-Ntu’s highway… Describes late Pa Nwaorgu as embodiment of honesty, humility and one of many pioneers of schooling development in Imo State
The sleepy city of Ntu in Ngor Okpala Native Authorities Space of Imo state went agog, Saturday 27 November, 2020 as folks from all walks of life, crème de la crème of society and the buddies and associates of the erstwhile Nationwide Publicity Secretary of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Get together (nPDP), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, converged within the historical group to bid farewell to his beloved in regulation, Pa Paulinus Nkemjika Nwaorgu, a father of 9, revered patriarch, retired instructor and one of many foremost college students of Christ the King Faculty (CKC), Onitsha, who died on the third day of March, 2020, on the ripe age of 94.
The flowery burial ceremony which held at Nwaorgu’s compound in Ntu Neighborhood got here to its peak after the funeral service at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Umuodagu Ntu, the place the congregation took time, as is customary, to pay their final respects to the departed, with the admonition to all the time stay life with the consciousness that sometime, the residing will account to his maker on answering the inevitable name to the good past.
Talking on the funeral, the deceased first son, Prof. OGB Nwaorgu, appealed to the federal government of Imo State to present a thought to the deplorable state of the highway linking Ntu to Umajaku which he described as one of many worst within the nation, however the very shut proximity of the group to Owerri, the state capital. The famend tutorial, a Professor of Otorhinolaryngology, additionally made a case for the electrification and provision of moveable water for members of the group whom he mentioned have suffered years of neglect from authorities in any respect ranges.
Prof. Onyekwere George Benjamin Nwaorgu went additional to thank their friends for locating time to determine with the household, as they had been honouring their late father in addition to celebrating his 95th birthday publish luminously, described his late father as an incredible man, a disciplinarian and an educationist, who carried everyone alongside whereas alive.
He acknowledged that his late father performed effectively by not leaving points hanging, as he educated all his kids effectively and ensured that they engaged in significant ventures for the sake of survival. He nevertheless thanked God for his life and the way in which he associated with folks.
Sympathetically reacting to the plea, former Rivers Governor and Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, assured that the Ntu/Umjaku highway will likely be given precedence by 2021.
Ably represented by a celebration stalwart, Excessive Chief Emeka Beke and others, the Transportation Minister mentioned the highway will likely be reconstructed by the brand new Administration Board of the Niger Delta Improvement Fee (NDDC) anticipated to be constituted by President Mohammadu Buhari by first quarter of 2021.
Additionally talking, Technical Assistant (TA) to the Govt Governor of Ebonyi State, Girl Monica Chidinma Ada Eze (aka) Ada Ebonyi, advised the group that the issues raised will likely be channeled to the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma by way of her boss, Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State whereas giving an ironclad assurance that the group will quickly hive a sigh of aid.
In the meantime, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, married to the deceased first daughter, Evang. Henrietta Chioma Ada Eze, introduced a cow, drinks, tubbers of yam, Rice, etcetera, to the group. The APC chieftain additionally gifted dozens of soccer jersey, balls, undisclosed sum and so on., to the group youth in honour of Late Pa Nwaorgu, whom he described as a lover and pillar of sports activities in Ntu group and Imo State normally.
Different in-laws; Prof. Harmless Agu, Engr. Collins Maduforo Agharanya and Mr. R. Nkwocha and their spouses, households, buddies and associates had been additionally at hand make displays and bid farewell to the Late Sage.
In response to a first-hand account introduced by Chief Theophilus Amadi and Sir Nwosu, the Late Pa Nwaorgu pioneered schooling development inside his group as he was the primary to realize admission right into a secondary college and it took one other ten years thereafter to have one other pupil to attain that feat.
He attended the Bishop Shonahan Lecturers’ Coaching Faculty, Orlu, within the outdated Jap Area (now in Imo State), from 1952 – 1954 after which he was appointed a instructor in the identical establishment. Accessible information reveal that Pa Nwaorgu taught most of the previous and current political leaders in Imo and Abia States of Nigeria.
The Patriarch retired in 1986, but in addition taught in a number of different establishments together with Baptist Excessive College, Omuehie, Ngor Okpala, the place he served as Dean of College students until 2006.
In 1958, Pa Nwaorgu received married to his spouse, Mrs. Celine Adanma Nwauzoma Ekenwachukwu of Umuohie Ngor and the union was blessed with 9 kids all of whom are left to mourn him.
In response to Chief Eze, even in demise, Pa Nwaorgu lives on like a deity, a supernatural being with a swelling rank of affect who will stay a logo of peace and good parenthood, a rallying level for lovers of self-discipline and sane society and a mortal risk to all unfavourable reactionary forces. He was a custodian of sound societal ethics and norms whose legs had been firmly planted on this planet of peace and good neighbourliness.
Appreciating his buddies, associates and all those that ensured that the funeral turned out an enormous success, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, particularly acknowledged the particular contributions and presence of the Transportation Minister, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi CON., which considerably added color and spiced up the ceremony.
Equally, the get together Chief recommended the Govt Governor of Ebonyi State, Apostle Dave Umahi; the Hon. Minister of Science and Expertise, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu; the Chief Medical Director (CMD), College of Port Harcourt Instructing Hospital (UPTH), Prof. Henry Ugboma; Ex-DG., NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside; the Prince of Niger Delta, Prince Tonye Princewill, Hon. Barr. Asita O. Asita, Chairman, NIMASA Board, Hon. Brown Onari, Prof Steve Okodudu, Mal. Muhammed Bello Koko, Ambassador Oji N. Ngofa, Dr Godstime Orlukwe, Hon. Chisom Dike member, Federal Home of Reps, Hon. Present Okere and Mr. Fortune Oguru
Eze additionally thanked the previous South-East Zonal Nationwide Vice Chairman of the Folks’s Democratic Get together (PDP) Chief Austin Umahi, household of AIG Dr Grace Okudo Retd and a number of others for his or her present of affection, particular commitments and helps in the course of the funeral.
Eze specifically thanked Prof Harmless E. Agu an Orator extraordinary who anchored the occasion efficiently and colourfully.
The occasion was attended by Captains of business, political and spiritual leaders, conventional rulers and Neighborhood leaders, numerous cultural teams who carried out on the occasion, rendition introduced by ladies of Ebony State and citations introduced by Pa Nwaorgu’s grandchildren made the ceremony vibrant.
A few of the particular dignitaries that graced the celebration contains:
Elder Enoch Azunna former Cordinator, NPC and spouse, Coordinator and employees of NPC Enugu Department, in-laws and particular Company from Ebonyi, Abia and IMO States. Hon Blyden Okenze Amajirionwu, SA to this Govt Governor of IMO State and Mr. Greg Obioha.
Different Particular Company that graced the event:
1. Captain Dada Adekunle – Worthy President, Knights of St. John Worldwide Ascension Commandery 573, Bodija Ibadan
2. Prof. Nwazuoke – Chairman Otu Umunna, College of Ibadan
three. Prof. Ken Nwalor – onu na ekwuru Otu Umunna. College of Ibadan
four. Dr. Gerald Nweya – Secretary Otu Umunna, College of Ibadan
5. Dr (Engineer) Jeff Okoroafor – Provost Otu Umunna College of Ibadan.
Representatives of Owerri Grammar College Previous College students Affiliation:
Prof. Akujuobi Linus E
Engr. Cyprain Eke
Mr. Augustine Anyanwu
Mrs Stella Nwanneri
Barr Arthur Nkwocha
Sir Felix Nwoke
Mrs Pauline (new Ukaegbu)
Representatives of Otorhinolaryngological Society of Nigeria (ORLSON):
– Prof. BC Ezeanolue – Eze Ugo nmuta 1 of Akwaeze
– Prof. TS Ibekwe Secretary College of ORLHNS Nationwide Postgraduate Medical Faculty of Nigeria
– Prof Onotai Fortunate
– Dr. Owoicho
– Dr. Gbujie Onyema
– Dr Ajero, Head of Dept of ORL, FMC Owerri & his residents – Drs Iwueze & Ibekwe
Representatives of the ORL Dept, UCH Ibadan:
1. Dr. P.A. Onakoya
2. Dr. (Mrs) Mercy E. Jatto
three. Dr. Ibrahim O. Musa
four. Dr. J.O. Ijitola
1. Dr. Akande F.J
2. Dr. Ogundoyin O.A.
three. Dr. Sule S.O.
four. Dr. Babarinde J.A.
1. ADN Adeyemo Adeola O.
2. ADN Adekanye Catherine.
He will likely be missed by his spouse, Mrs. Philomena Nwaorgu; kids, Prof. OGB Nwaorgu (Son), Sir Rommy Nwaorgu (Son) – President Common of Ntu Neighborhood, Mrs. Ada Chioma Henrietta Eze (Daughter), Mr. Martins Nwaorgu (Son), Mrs. Ulu Mary Madufolu (Daughter), Girl Ndidi Mary Accumulate Nwaorgu (Daughter), Dr. Mrs. Chidiebere Agu (Daughter), Mr. Henry Nwaorgu (Son) and Mr. Chilee Faustinus Nwaorgu (Son); his 4 in-laws, 23 grand kids, his group and a number of others.
Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze
APC Chieftain & former Nationwide Publicity Secretary, nPDP
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