Lagos - Chukwuma Bamidele Azikiwe, the first son of pioneer President of Nigeria, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, has passed on, Punch reports.
He was said to have passed on at Bromeo Hospital on Sunday at the age of 75 after battling protracted respiratory related ailment for some years now.
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Chukwuma was the Owelle of Onitsha, a traditional position he inherited from his father in 1996 until his death.
Chukwuma had once contested unsuccessfully the governorship seat of the old Anambra State at the end of his diplomatic career.
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