In a joint press statement issued to newsmen in Awka Anambra State, jointly signed by Comrades Vincent Ezekwueme and Chidi Mba chairman and secretary respectively CLO described her mother Mrs Cecilia Ujubuonu as compassionate, caring, disciplined and God fearing wife, mother and grandmother who lived and died for God and humanity.
She inculcated moral virtues and rectitude in her children which manifested in selfless and patriotic life of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili and her other siblings.
The sorrow we bears over our loved ones is the price we must pay for having had them in our lives. It is on record that her unprecedented generosity, selfless sacrifices for common good has earned her the appellation of Dorcas and Mother Theresa of our time which Dr. Oby Ezekwesili inherited naturally from her.
Significantly her years in life and her life in years was very remarkable, outstanding, rewarding and worthy of emulation.
CLO prays for eternal eternal repose of her gentle and kind soul.
We asked God to give Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, her siblings, Nnewi South and her loved ones the fortitude to bear the irreparable and irreplaceable lost.