There was confusion in Ekitiafor, Abba town of Imo state, following the mysterious death of King Timothy Uzoka, 80, who was to be officially crowned King of Ekitiafor Abba in Nwangele Local Government of the state. Details showed he died in his home, as preparations were in top gears for his official coronation.
According to information gathered, the deceased
died 48 hours before being officially inaugurated as
the Eze Ohazurume of Ekitiafor Abba.
Describing his death as unfortunate, the President
General of Ekitiafor Abba Development Union, Bath
Uzoma said, "The death of Eze Uzoka, Igwe
Ohazurumee, the Ekiti of Ekitiafor is rather
unfortunate. He has been a long- time advocate for
the creation of Ekitiafor autonomous community,
Source: Daily Post.