A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State; Alhaji Ibrahim Linco Ocheje, has died at the 69. He died after a brief illness on his Ankpa residence on Friday. Until his death, he was the chairman of Kogi East Elders Advisory Council
The Governor of Kogi state in a statement issued by Mr Onogwu Muhammed, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, in Lokoja said; “The news of Ocheje’s death is a great loss not only to his family and the state but to Nigeria in general, given his contributions to the political and economic development of Kogi.
“I urge you to take solace in the life that he lived. I have no doubt that Ocheje’s political and leadership style will continue to be felt by many.
“I offer you our deep condolences while praying the Almighty God to grant you, the rest of your family, the grace to endure this irreparable loss,”
The state chairman of APC, Mr Abdulahi Bello, also mentioned that Ocheje’s position would be hard to fill.
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