The Abia State Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate, Prof Uche Ikonne has reportedly died of multiple cardiac arrest .
A statement from the family said the deceased until his death was recovering after taking proper treatment in the United Kingdom but relapsed a few days ago leading to multiple cardiac arrests from which he didn’t recover from.
This was announced in a statement by his son, Dr Uche Ikonne, on Wednesday.
The statement read, “I regret to announce the death of my dear father, Prof Eleazar Uchenna Ikonne, who died at the National Hospital Abuja today January 2023
“Further details and arrangements would be made known to the public after deliberations and meetings are made within the family”.