By Amarachi Michael
The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Ebonyi State Chapter, has expressed sadness over the death of the former Caretaker Chairman of the party, Elder Fred Udeogu.
Udeogu died on Friday, December 3, 2022.
The state Chairman of the party, Tochukwu Okorie, in a statement issued Sunday, said until his death, Udeogu, provided the needed fatherly encouragement and stability within the ranks of the state Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, adding, that he remained unflinching in his dedication and service.
Okorie noted: “The People’s Democratic Party and indeed the entire Ebonyi State were thrown into mourning on Friday, December 3, 2022, following the unfortunate passing of Elder Fred Udeogu, one of our great leaders and immediate past Caretaker Chairman of PDP Ebonyi State.
“Elder Udeogu until his death remained unflinching in his dedication and service to the party which provided the much needed fatherly encouragement and stability within the ranks of the party. Worthy of specific note is his tremendous role to quell the little internal crisis that threatened our corporate unity as he worked tirelessly openly and behind the scenes to ensure that peace returned to the fold .
“Ebonyi PDP commiserates with his family and We pray for solace, divine direction and courage to navigate through this very difficult bend in their lives. May his soul rest in peace.”