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Covid 19: Death of Provost throws Zik's Varsity College Of Health Sciences into mourning

Ihedigbo 06/25/2020

Covid 19: Death of Provost throws Zik's Varsity College Of Health Sciences into mourning


The Provost of College of Health Sciences, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi Campus, Anambra state Professor Okwudili O. Udemezue is dead.

The death of the Provost has thrown the college community into mourning.

Prof. Udemezu reportedly died at the Isolation Center of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi.

The late Provost who died this morning was said to have been down of coronavirus for almost a week before his demise.

Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Dr. Joe Ugboaja, confirmed the death of the Provost.

He however said although symptoms of Covid-19 was suspected, he could not confirm he died of the virus as the sample of the test was still being awaited.

"Since the sample test result is not yet out, it cannot be confirmed that Prof. Udemezu died of coronavirus," he said.

Also confirming the report, the Public Relations Officer, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Chika Eneh said the institution was yet to receive the proper report of death.

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Top Comments
EmmanuelNwadozie · 06/27/2020
My teacher, a mentor. Ma ur soul rest in perfect peace. wat a great loss
GUEST_rL70a20Jx · 06/26/2020
oh so sorry RIP
OliveTochi · 06/26/2020
This man was my External project supervisor that year.Chai what a pity
WomeJohn · 06/26/2020
Everything Coro.

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