The Chief of Staff to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state, Mr. Chijioke Nwakodo has been reported dead .
Nwakodo was appointed Chief of Staff to the governor on June 3, 2015 – He was also one-time chairman of Umuahia North Local Government (1999 to 2002)
Chijioke Nwakodo, 56, died in a London hospital on Thursday evening, August 10, his younger brother, Mr. Obidike Nwakodo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday August 11 in Umuahia.
Nwakodo further said that the news of his death was communicated to the family on Thursday evening. He said that arrangements were on to formally convey the message of his death to the governor.