The Senate Chief Whip and Senator for Abia North, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has commiserated with the government and people of Abia State over the passing of a member of House of Representatives for Aba North and Aba South federal constituency, Hon. Ossy Chinedu Prestige.
Senator Kalu, in a condolence message, described the deceased as a compassionate politician, who touched lives of people in his constituency.
The former Governor of Abia State extended his condolences to family, friends and associates of the late Prestige.
He said: “On behalf of the people of Abia North Senatorial district, I mourn the passing of a member of House of Representatives (Aba North and Aba South federal constituency), Hon. Ossy Chinedu Prestige.
“It is a sad loss to Abia state and the national assembly.
“However, we take solace in the fact that late federal legislator contributed to the growth of his constituency.”