The lawmaker representing Isi-Uzo Constituency in the Enugu State House of Assembly, Honorable Chijioke Ugwueze has died at the age of 49.
Ugwueze, died on Friday, June 19 after suffering a heart failure.
According to family sources, the late Ugwueze who was hypertensive, woke up on Friday morning complaining he had malaria symptoms. He was rushed to a private hospital in Enugu and was later transferred to Enugu state Teaching Hospital Parklane, where he died in the evening.
Until his death, late Ugwueze was the chairman of the House Committee on Transport.