Hon. Anayo Nnebe, a prominent Nigerian politician and former Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, has tragically passed away. Born in 1963, he was a native of Awka in Anambra State, Nigeria.
Nnebe was a respected lawmaker known for his contributions to the political landscape of Anambra State. His sudden death at the age of 61 occurred at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Teaching Hospital in Nnewi, where he was receiving medical care,
Throughout his career, Hon. Anayo Nnebe made significant contributions to the political and legislative spheres in Anambra State. He was a dedicated and influential figure, having served as a lawmaker and the former Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly.
His passing has left a void in the political community and has been met with an outpouring of condolences and mourning from colleagues, constituents, and the broader community.
The cause of Hon. Anayo Nnebe’s death has not been explicitly stated in the available information.
His sudden passing has come as a shock to many, and the details surrounding the circumstances of his death have prompted an outpouring of grief and reflection on his contributions to the state and the nation.
GOVERNOR SOLUDO MOURNS THE PASSING OF HIS SPECIAL ADVISER ON LEGISLATIVE / STATE ASSEMBLY MATTERS AND FORMER HOUSE SPEAKER, RT HON ANAYO NNEBE
The Anambra State Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Charles Soludo, CFR, has received with shock and grief the news of the death of Rt. Hon. Anayo Nnebe, a former Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly and currently a Special Adviser on Legislative /State Assembly Matters to the governor. He passed away today, January 24, 2024 after a brief illness.
Rt Hon. Nnebe was a distinguished son of Anambra State, a patriotic Nigerian, who served the state with honour, integrity, and excellence.
He was a visionary leader, a brilliant legislator, and a passionate advocate for the welfare and development of his people and Anambra State.
He was a man of peace, wisdom, and compassion. The governor has lost a trusted ally, a dependable colleague, and a dear brother in the former Speaker.
His death is also a huge blow to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), and to the entire people of Anambra State. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
On behalf of the government and the good people of Anambra State, Governor Soludo extends his heartfelt condolences to his family, friends, associates, and constituents.
May God grant them the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss and grant his soul eternal rest.
Press Secretary to the Governor
January 24, 2024
In conclusion, the passing of Hon. Anayo Nnebe, a distinguished Nigerian politician and former Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, has left a profound impact on the political community and the people of Anambra State.
His legacy as a dedicated lawmaker and influential figure will be remembered, and his sudden death at the age of 61 has prompted an outpouring of condolences and reflection on his contributions to the state.