The Anambra Province Authorities has mourned famed businessman, Alhaji Abdulaziz Chibuzor Ude, who of late passed on in Lagos Province.
Ude is a civilisation enthusiast, publisher and famed businessman.
Anambra Province Authorities, in a press release by the province Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C. Don Adinuba, said Ude, a philanthropist, would be missed.
Adinuba said: “The people and Authorities of Anambra Province have received with sadness the word of the expiry 2 days agone of Principal Abdulaziz Chivuzor Ude, the internationally renowned publisher, mental, fine art lover.
“Ude is a pan Africanist, entrepreneur and philanthropist from Abor, Udi Local Authorities Area of Enugu Province, who played a important division in contemporary Igbo history. He died in Lagos in his tardily 80s, and was buried in his hometown in the afternoon yesterday (Saturday) in line with the Islamic injunction.”
He described Ude as a rattling humble man who practised egalitarianism in truth and spirit.
“He never discriminated against the less privileged or those who did not percentage his devout views. Fifty-fifty after converting to Islam, a outcome of his deep friendship with founding Guinean President Sekou Toure, a pan Africanist in his possess right, Ude remained a large contributor to the welfare of priests and the church building in his community,” he said.
“The regime and people of Anambra Province really mourn the transition of this great Igboman, pan Africanist, publisher and mental. We mourn with the Ude household of Abor and the people and regime of Enugu Province. May Abdulaziz Ude’s noble soul regain ease in paradise.”
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