The first son of Biafran Warlord, Late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu". Chief Sylvester Debe Ojukwu' is dead, aged 62.
Chief Sylvester Debe Ojukwu' is dead according to report by vanguard.
A family source, who confirmed the news " said Sylvester slumped and died at a private hospital in Lagos Nigeria.
The source pleaded for anonymous " as they are yet to issue a statement on it.
Speaking to PUNCH Newspaper, Bianca Ojukwu' the widow of Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu said she cannot confirm the death of her late husband's son, Chief Sylvester Debe Ojukwu.
When contacted on phone, Ambassador Ojukwu' told the correspondent that it was not her duty to make announcement in the Ojukwu's family.
When persuaded further, as a stepmother to Sylvester Debe, she ought to be one of the first persons to know about such things, she said " Nnewi people has their customs and tradition.
She said; according to our tradition, it is not my role to make such announcements. We have elders in the family, who have such duties and functions. It is not part of my duties.
Calls to Emeka Ojukwu for a confirmation of the death of Sylvester Debe Ojukwu were not picked.
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