PDP’s Longest Serving Lawmaker Is Dead

By Ikenga Chronicles December 15, 2016

PDP’s Longest Serving Lawmaker Is Dead

One of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s longest serving members in the Delta State House of Assembly, Omawumi Udoh representing Warri South constituency 1 is dead. She became a member of the Delta State House of Assembly on the platform of PDP since 2003.

A statement signed by Henry Ebireri, Chief Press Secretary to the speaker of the house Monday Igbuya on Thursday described the late Ms. Udoh as “a dogged fighter, grassroots woman and leader.”

“I wish to convey to you the deepest condolence of the Delta House of Assembly in an emotion laden voice. It is really hard to believe,” he said.

The speaker also described Ms. Udoh as an extraordinary woman, who demonstrated a life of service, love, compassion and excellence to her family, community and the state,

According to him, Omawumi Udoh’s death is a great loss to the state,.

“She built a bridge of hope and unity among her people, she played politics of development. She had generous spirit and she was dependable in every facet of her life.”

“Udoh was also admired for her wit, charm, vision and steadfast devotion to her political associates and family, we will miss her”  Igbuya said.

The speaker prayed God almighty to grant Ms. Udoh eternal rest and members of her family the strength to bear the loss.


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