Mother to the governor of Ebonyi State Governor, Deaconess Margaret Umahi, has passed away.
Margaret Umahi reportedly died on Tuesday afternoon after a brief illness in an Enugu hospital.
Although no official confirmation has been made from the family, a family source said the corpse had been deposited at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki.
Deaconess Umahi’s last appearance was at a church thanksgiving service after her son’s inauguration in June.
She is survived by many children including the governor, and Maj. Gen. Abel Umahi.