The former Senior Special Assistant to Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano,” Mr. Azubuike Ekwegbalu who Had Been murdered by assailants Was buried in his country home in Osile, Ogbunike, Oyi Local Government Region.
Governor Obiano who had been in the burial consoled the family of Ekwegbalus about the death of Azubuike, who he called a very diligent aide while he was living.
Ekwegbalu who was murdered on the night of 9th August 2020 in his home at age of 43, was said to be a stepbrother of the spouse of the Senate, Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano.
Killers of the aide of the governor had, nevertheless, in September been detained and paraded before journalists.
The burial service was attended by the governor’s spouse, Chief Ebelechukwu Obiano, Senator Victor Umeh, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, Professor Solo Chukwulobelu, and associates of the state executive council.