Enugu Broadcaster and Lawyer, Chijioke Okibe, is dead

By AdvocateNews on 15/06/2020

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Enugu based Veteran Broadcaster and Lawyer, Chijioke Okibe, is dead.

Okibe who hails from Mgbowo in Awgu Local Government of Enugu State passed away in the early hours of Monday.

Chijioke who started his career at the Anambra Broadcasting Service later took a degree in Law but never left his first calling as he remained active in the social media as a reliable source of news.

Though in the recent past he battled diabetes and High blood pressure and also had surgery in one of his eyes  it is still not clear what exactly led to his death.

Reacting to his death Chief Ben Alukwu, Enugu based businessman and politician described his demise as painful and untimely.

“Its so painful an exit, and I feel for his family. Personality, I am so pained that I lost a friend.”

Also a fellow broadcaster Mr. Uche Eluke (DJ Tikko) described him as a senior colleague who was always conscious of his health. “It is sad,” he said.

A source said  that the late  Chijioke was about parking into his new house at Trans Ekulu before his demise. 

Posted 15/06/2020 7:01:26 PM

 

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