Anambra Oldest Monarch Loses Wife
The second oldest traditional rulers in Anambra State and former chairman Anambra west traditional rulers council His Royal Highness Eze Nwaezekwe Okeke, Igwe Ukwu of Oroma Etiti Anam has lost his wife Her Majesty Iyom Theresa Eze-Okeke.
In a press statement from Oroma Etiti palace released by the Monarch's spokeperson and deputy crown Prince of the palace; Prince Eze Chianumba "We regrets to announce the passing away of our pelican queen whose death came as a shock to us and entire Oroma Etiti community, friends, relatives and well wishers who in one way or the other associated with the royal queen.
Briefing newsmen in Awka the state capital, the deputy crown Prince expressed sadness over the demised of the late queen "her death is a big loss, not only to our father His Royal Highness Eze Nwaezekwe Okeke but also to the entire people of Anam.
According to the deputy crown Prince, the Queen's death follows after survival of 9 years of partial stroke
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Until her death, Her Majesty Iyom Theresa Eze-Okeke was survived by Prince Eze Chianumba S.A to Anambra State Governor, 8 other children and 4 grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements to be announced later