Prof. Uchenna Ikonne, the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), candidate for the March 11, 2023 guber election in Abia State is dead.
It was gathered that Prof. Ikonne died on Wednesday at the National Hospital, Abuja.
Revealed that before he finally gave up, he had earlier received treatment at a United Kingdom hospital.
Confirming his demise,Chikezie, son to the deceased had revealed the ugly incidence in a statement issued on behalf of the family.
“I regret to announce the death of my dear father, Prof Eleazar Uchenna Ikonne, who died at the National Hospital Abuja today, 25th January 2023 by 4am after a brief illness.
“He was recovering after taking proper treatment in the United Kingdom but relapsed a few days ago leading to multiple cardiac arrests for which he didn’t recover from,” the son lamented.