The father of Nigeria’s former Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is dead. He was aged 91.
Obi (Prof) Chukwuka Okonjo, Obi of Ogwashi Uku, Aniocha South L.G.A, Delta State, died in the United States.
The late monarch, who was a professor of mathematics, ascended the throne of his ancestors in 2007.
Following the completion of traditional rites, a new monarch has been crowned.
The new monarch, Ifechukwude Chukuka Okonjo, is a financial management expert and CEO of Chevy Chase Consulting.