Majority leader in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Nnamdi Okafor, is reportedly dead.

Before his death, Okafor, popularly called Akajiugo Awka, represented the Awka South Constituency 1 in the state assembly.

Details of his death were still vague, but unconfirmed reports said the lawmaker collapsed and died in the early hours of Wednesday at a hotel in Sandton City, Johannesburg, South Africa, only to be confirmed dead hours later.

The deceased and other state legislators would have gone on a legislative retreat.

Full details of the cause of death have yet to be determined at the time of filing this report.

Details later…

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