Leading aspirant for Oyi/Ayamelum federal constituency of Anambra State, Barr. Ifeyinwa Morah has described the demise of elder statesman and philanthropist, Distinguished Senator Chief Francis Arthur Nzeribe, who represented Orlu Senatorial District of Imo State as a huge loss to the country.
Barr. Morah who acknowledged the patriotic contributions of the late Sen. Nzeribe to nation building through various platforms, stressed that the late politician was bold, courageous and selfless in fighting for the cause of the people.
She recalled how close she has been over the years with wife of the late elder statesman, Chief Princess Edugie Nzeribe whom she described as big Aunty.
In a condolence message on Tuesday, she also remarked that Sen. Arthur’s Son in Law and Daughter, Dr Chimaobi Desmond Anyaso and Mrs Adanna Anyaso have been her close allies.
The House of Representatives aspirant pointed out that the deceased, who held the chieftaincy titles of Ogbuagu, Oshiji, Damanze Oyimba of Oguta was an accomplished business enigma, consummate politician and philanthropist of repute, who carved a niche for himself in various endeavours.
She joined family, friends and associates in mourning the passing of the elder statesman.
Barr. Morah also prayed for eternal rest for the late Senator.