Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr Orji Kalu has commiserated with former Senate Leader, Sen. Victor Ndoma-Egba over the death of his wife, Amaka, who died in a ghastly motor accident on Thursday.
In a condolence message, Kalu expressed sadness over the demise of Mrs Ndoma-Egba and noted that the deceased was a supportive wife.
Kalu described the deceased as easy-going, kind-hearted and accommodating.
The former governor of Abia stressed that the late Mrs Ndoma-Egba was a woman of virtue and devout Christian who was passionate about touching lives positively.
He prayed that God should rest the soul of Mrs Ndoma-Egba.
Kalu urged the former senate leader to take solace in the fact that his late wife lived a purposeful and fulfilling life.
“I received with shock the news of the demise of Mrs Amaka Ndoma-Egba, wife of my brother and friend, Sen. Victor Ndoma-Egba.
“I am pained and devastated. The deceased was a virtuous woman, who supported her husband in his professional, political and humanitarian endeavours.
“She was gentle, humble and urbane.The late Mrs Ndoma-Egba will be remembered for her remarkable character.
“May her gentle soul rest in the bosom of the Lord,’’ Kalu said.
Kalu prayed for strength and peace for Ndoma-Egba and his family members during this sorrowful time.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Victor Ndoma-Egba is the current Chairman of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
He was a three-term senator, who represented Cross River Central Senatorial District from 2003 to 2015.
Edited By: Edith Bolokor/Obike Ukoh