Former Leader ECOWAS Parliament, Senator Mao Ohuabunwa, and the esteemed Senator representing Abia North in the eighth Senate, experienced a profound loss as he bid farewell to his beloved wife, Lady Nimi Faith Ohuabunwa. The news of her passing was obtained by Aro Okeigbo Blog, a reputable news outlet known for its prompt and accurate coverage of local and national events.
The late Lady Ohuabunwa, a lawyer by profession, had been battling a prolonged ailment and eventually succumbed to it while receiving medical care at an Abuja hospital. The news of her demise was confirmed in a statement issued on Monday by Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, the Head of the Ohuabunwa dynasty and former President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria. The family expressed their deep sorrow and unwavering submission to the will of God, announcing the passing of Lady Barr. Nimi Faith Ohuabunwa on July 22, 2023, and prayed for her gentle soul to rest in peace.
Senator Mao Ohuabunwa, in a heartfelt goodwill message during his late wife’s last birthday on March 23, 2023, spoke glowingly about her, describing her as a true companion and a great source of inspiration in his life. He referred to her as a priceless jewel, his best companion, counselor, and motivator. His words of praise also recognized her as a woman of excellence, a caring wife and mother, and someone who showed boundless kindness to others.
The news of Lady Ohuabunwa’s passing reverberated across the nation, and condolences and messages of sympathy poured in from people in all walks of life, including prominent figures in politics, business, and civil society. Her commitment to charitable causes and advocacy for justice earned her respect and admiration, and she was known for her involvement in empowering women and supporting children’s education and healthcare.
Aro Okeigbo Blog’s publication of the news prompted an outpouring of support for the Ohuabunwa family, with many offering their condolences and visiting their residence in Abuja to pay their respects. The outpouring of love and admiration reflected the profound impact Lady Nimi Faith Ohuabunwa had on the lives of those around her.