The APC 2023 Senatorial Candidate for Benue South, Daniel Onjeh, has commiserated with Benue-born music legend, Bongos Ikwue, over the passing of his wife, Mrs. Josephine Ifeyinwa Ikwue.
In a statement, he personally signed and made available to newsmen on Friday, Onjeh said the remains of the deceased will be interred after a Requiem Mass in Otukpo on Friday (today).
According to the APC candidate, Mrs. Ikwue was very “active in the church and the community, have fully integrated into her husband’s Idoma culture”.
Onje noted that the late Mrs. Ikwue, “like her husband the renowned Musician, was a firm believer in the Nigeria Project and as a patriot, she immensely contributed her own quota to national development and integration, hence the flow of tributes to her from all walks of life”.
He prayed that the Good Lord grant the soul of late Mrs. Ikwue a peaceful rest and continue to comfort and console the families, friends, fellow parishioners and the community she has left behind.