As the stays of late Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu was fully commited to mother earth on Friday, a cross segment of the deceased’s political associates took time emphasize the achievements the late Senator as the Speaker of Imo Point out Dwelling of Assembly and as a Senator of the federal republic of Nogeria.
In his tribute at the funeral ceremony held in Ihitte Uboma Regional Governing administration council Headquarters of Imo Point out, Governor Hope Uzodinma recalled the contributions and effort of the Late Senator to his emergence as Governor, explained the deceased as a dogged fighter and trustworthy associate.
He mentioned, “It is with significant heart we mourn the loss of life of Senator Benjamin Uwajimogu. He was a purpose-getter, whole of courage. We have misplaced one particular of our most effective and brightest. He achieved what other people simply cannot do”.
Uzodinma also announced renaming of Imo condition University of Training to Benjamin Uwajimogu College of Education and learning, Isinweke, Ihitte Uboma local federal government spot of the condition.
The governor disclosed that late Uwajumogu attracted several developmental jobs in his place including the establishment of Imo Point out College of Schooling in Ihitte Uboma.
Also in his tribute, the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan extended the prayers and condolences of the Nationwide Assembly leadership to the Uwajumogu’s relatives.
Ahmed who noted the late lawmakers contributions which had impacted positively on the Senate management and the persons of Imo North Senatorial zone, mentioned that the decease realized a ton by making sure he executed his obligations.
The Senate President utilised the chance to reiterate the determination of the current countrywide management below him to secure the dignity of Nigeria and confident meaningful legislations in the direction of fixing troubles presently dealing with the state.
According to the President of the Senate, “We will proceed with those people ideals he believed in. He was a quiet fellow and louder in steps. He was dedicated to a person Nigeria. He lived for his people and worked dedicatedly and meritoriously for his Senatorial zone”.
Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Work in his tribute on behalf of the Federal Government Council (FEC), described Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu as a scarce gem, who championed a healthful executive and legislature connection.
Nigige recalled his romance with the late Senator’s father when dwelling in Isinweke at the 80s, saying the late Benjamin Uwajumogu had the variety of virtues his father was identified for, which ranged from really hard operate and philanthropic gestures.
He mentioned,”Death have to come. What we really don’t know is the time. We are on earth for non permanent time. We misplaced a gem and die-really hard supporter. We pray God will acknowledge his soul and grant him peace”.
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia Point out represented by the Deputy, Sir Ude Okochukwu, also in his tribute in the course of the funeral function, explained,”We are here to pay our previous regard to Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu because he was 1 of us.
“He grew up in Umuahia and experienced his firms in Umuahia. His loss of life is really painful to us. We are telling the spouse and children that we share your grief about the unanticipated demise of just one of us, Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu”.
Although thanking mates and well-wishers for the thriving burial, the Chairman of the Burial Arranging Committee and former Home of Representatives member from Abia, Hon. Acho Obioma, hailed the Imo Condition govt, buddies and political associates of the late Senator for their support and attendance in the second of grief.