Senate chief whip and former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, has announced the passing of his first wife, Ifeoma Kalu, who died at the age of 61.
In a post on his official social media page, signed by him, Kalu said Ifeoma was a woman of virtue who was committed to the service of God and humanity.
Kalu wrote, “With a heavy heart and pain, we announce the passing on to the eternal glory of Mrs Ifeoma Ada Kalu aged 61.
“She was a woman of virtue who was committed to the service of God and humanity.
“A memorial service in her honour is scheduled to hold in the United States of America.”
He urged the public to remember Mrs Ifeoma and her loved ones in prayers during this difficult period.