The Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa on Saturday morning lost his Special Assistants on Women Mobilization, Hon. (Mrs.) Esther Omene to the cold hands of death barely after a week of her appointment, DAILY POST reports.
The remains of Hon. (Mrs.) Esther Omene, immediate past Chairman of Udu Local Government Council has now been deposited at the popular Veenell Hospital in Warri.
It was learnt that the deceased had been ill for the past one week and all efforts by her family to resuscitate her were unsuccessful as she finally gave up the ghost Saturday morning.
The current Vice Chairman of Udu Local Government Council, Hon. Justice Iyasere confirmed the report, describing same as,”quite unfortunate.”
Hon. Iyasere on behalf of the Udu Council Chairman, Hon. Jiteh Brown condoled with the immediate families of the mother of five children, saying,”They should take heart. They should leave everything to God. You just have to be strong and move forward.”