The Senate President, Ibrahim Lawan has said that Senator Uwajumogu’s sudden death is shocking and a painful loss to the ninth National Assembly where he always made robust contributions to the debates and other activities of the Upper legislative chamber.
In a statement signed by the Special Adviser (media) to the President of the Senate, Ola Awoniyi on Wednesday.
He recalled that Senator Uwajumogu was full of life at the Senate Chamber on Tuesday, which made the news of his death even more difficult to take.
“But God gives and takes in line with his supreme sovereignty so we cannot question His will. Lawan comiserated with the family of the deceased Senator and the government and people of Imo State over the tragic loss.
Lawan also condoled with Distinguished senators and friends of the departed senator. “He will be greatly missed by all of us his colleagues and staff of the Senate,” Lawan said.
The Senate President prayed that God Almighty will comfort his loved ones and grant them the fortitude to bear the loss.
It was sadness of the tragic news of the death of Senator Ben Uwajumogu who represented Imo North Senatorial District of Imo state until the sad incident on Wednesday.