A former Senator, Onyeabo Obi is useless.
He handed away on the age of 82.
His brother, Zik Obi wrote, confirmed the passing in a press release.
“I want to personally inform members of Otu Oka Iwu that my eldest brother and previous President of Otu Oka Iwu and Bencher, Senator Onyeabo Obi, Os’oji Nnewi, handed on to higher glory.”
He added that because of the COVID-19 security protocols, “bodily condolence visits usually are not crucial or inspired”.
Obi was a world enterprise lawyer.
He served on the Advisory Committee on Guidelines of the Supreme Courtroom of Nigeria.
Born November 20, 1938 in Ogidi, Anambra State, Obi attended St Cyprian’s Faculty, Port Harcourt (1943-50), and Hope Waddell Coaching Establishment, Calabar (1951-55).
He studied at North-Western Polytechnic, London (1958-59), and later London Faculty of Economics and Political Science (1959-62).
The deceased was Director, Nigerian Rubber Board (1977-1979), and a Senator (1979-1983).
Former Senator Obi is useless