Late Dr Ogbonnaya Onu 

Former member of the House of Representatives, Rep Sam Onuigbo on Thursday described the sudden death of the former Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation, and first civilian Governor of Abia State, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu as a huge shock. reports that His Excellency Dr Ogbonnaya Onu was reported dead at an undisclosed hospital in Abuja on Thursday, a development Onuigbo said deeply saddened him, despite the fact that death is a path all  must walk

"We must find some consolation from the fact that Dr Onu  was a consummate gentleman, a man of integrity, a principled scholar, and a selfless servant of the people. He will be sorely missed by all of us", Rep Onuigbo, member of the Governing Board, North East Development Commission, NEDC stated in his condolence message 

"On behalf of myself, my family, and my supporters, I sympathize with his immediate family, the people of Ebonyi State, and Nigerians in general. 

"May God give us the strength to bear this huge loss", he submitted