Nwabueze Okafor who acted as the national chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, has died. Reports are stating that he died on Sunday morning (Yesterday) January 8th after a brief illness.
His Political Associate, the Assistant National Financial Secretary of APGA, Okecheckwu Nkolagu confirmed the news, he said that Okafor died at about 8 a.m. on Sunday in Niger foundation hospital Enugu after a brief illness.
Okafor, under the APGA platform, contested for Senate in Enugu East senatorial district, but lost to his the counterpart from People’s Democratic Party, PDP. Afterwards, he was nominated as the APGA National Vice Chairman (south East) before going on to become APGA’s acting national chairman following the suspension of the embattled National chairman, Chief Ike Oye.