The member representing Orlu State Constituency in the Imo state House of Assembly, Hon paschal Okolie had last Monday visited the family of Emma Ebuzoeme and the people of Umuna over the death of their son, late Kingsley Uwadi Ebuzoeme who allegedly was one of the victims of stray Bullet from the Nigeria soldiers during the invasion of Orlu Local Government by yet to be identified Hoodlums.
The House member also visited the Muslim Brothers in Orlu who reportedly lost Some of their members to the same incidence.
Others visited include the Royal Family of late HRH, Eze JC Iwuoha, the Traditional Ruler of Isiala Okporo Autonomous Community who was buried on Friday 30 October 2020 as well as an unscheduled visit to Orlu Police Station where he met with the Divisional police officer and other top police officers.
At the police station, Hon paschal Okolie, who is the chairman House committee on Commerce and Industry, commended the police officers on the efforts put in place to ensure that the Hoodlums did not set ablaze the police station as they did at the Local Government Headquarters.
The House member was taken round the police station by the Orlu police DPO.
At Ebuzoeme’s family, Okolie popularly known and address with his Chieftaincy title of Ebekuo, charged the bereaved family to bear the loss with fortitude while assuring them of his continued support, particularly at this mourning period.
Ebekuo who was received alongside his Aides by the elder son of the bereaved family Chief Emma Ebuzoeme used the forum to appeal with the youths to stay away from the END SARS protest having been adulterated by Hoodlums charged the security agencies to ensure that those behind the act which according to him were not Orlu Youths were brought to face the wrath of the law.
In his response, the chief mourner Emma Ebuzoeme expressed the family’s gratitude to the House member for identifying with his family at this period of mourning.
Emma Ebuzoeme who expressed shock over the Brother’s death revealed that the deceased did not even go close to the scene of the incident rather was just at the Umuna Local Government when the suspected stray Bullet hit him to death.
Upon sympathizing with Ebuzoeme’s family, the House member proceeded to Eziachi Autonomous Community in Orlu Local Government to commiserate with the family of late Sunday Okochi, who joined his creator last Sunday.
The House member while expressing shock over the death of such a political leader who he saw few days before his sudden death however appealed with the deceased family and Eziachi people in general to bear the loss with fortitude.
Addressing the people of Isiala Okporo over the death of their Traditional Ruler, late Eze Iwuoha, He made it clear that the late Traditional Ruler lived an upright life as a being while praying to God to his soul eternal rest.
Describing Ebekuo as a man of his words and a unique politician, the elder son of the deceased, Prince Iwuoha assured Ebekuo of continued support of the people of Okporo in his future political endeavors.