Former governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Kalu, on Monday, announced the demise of his first wife, Mrs Ifeoma Kalu, who died at the age of 61.
The former governor and Chief Whip of the Senate in a post on his official social media page, described Ifeoma as a woman of virtue who was committed to the service of God and humanity.
Kalu wrote, “With a heavy heart and pain, we announce the passing on to the eternal glory of Mrs Ifeoma Ada Kalu aged 61.
“She was a woman of virtue who was committed to the service of God and humanity.
“A memorial service in her honour is scheduled to hold in the United States of America.”
The former governor urged the public to remember Ifeoma and her loved ones in prayers during this difficult period.