Ben Ezechime, Enugu
A retired Chief Community Health Officer in the Enugu State Local Government Service Commision, Ezinne Elizabeth Uzoamaka Ngene (NNEDIOGO, NNE OKWUKWE) of Umuichiatu, Umuaniagu-Achime in Amechi Awkunanaw, Enugu South Local government Area of Enugu State has passed on.
She was aged 85 and died after a brief illness in her sleep in the early hours of Saturday, July 1, 2023.
Late Mrs. Elizabeth Ngene retired meritoriously from the services of the Enugu State Local Government Service Commission as Chief Community Health Officer.
During her lifetime, she worked at the Parklane General Hospital, Amechi Awkunanaw Health Centre, Ozalla Health Centre as well as the Obe Health Centre in Nkanu West LGA.
She was a devout Christian, Woman Leader, and a role model.
Late Elizabeth Ngene is the mother of Dr. Maxwell Menkiti Ngene, a veteran broadcast journalist, academic, National trade union leader, activist, and social commentator.
Left to mourn her are Oliver Ngene, Emmanuel Ngene (sons) Ada Obinigwe Echezona, and Gladys Eberchukwu Okoli (Daughters) grandchildren, great-grandchildren, daughters-in-laws, in-laws, relatives, and friends too numerous to mention.
A statement released by Dr Maxwell Ngene on behalf of the family stated that arrangements for her burial and funeral rites would be communicated to the general public in due course