The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has expressed shock and deep grief over the news of the death of the former Minister of State Special Duties and former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Vincent Ogbulafor
In statement on Sunday October 9, 2022, Elumelu described Prince Ogbulafor’s demise as sad and a great national loss, noting that the former National Chairman of PDP who was also a former National Secretary of the same Party, was a patriotic leader, a nationalist and detribalized Nigerian, who was very passionate and dedicated to the sustenance, unity, stability and development of our country.
“As the National Secretary and later National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Ogbulafor discharged his duties with great commitment and played key roles towards deepening the tenets of democratic rule and good governance in the country.
“Also, as a Minister of the Federal Republic, he exhibited undiluted loyalty and dedication to our dear fatherland and assisted in developing and implementing effective policies for the stability and development of our dear nation.
“Prince Ogbulafor will always be remembered for his administrative deftness in carrying any responsibility assigned to him. It is saddening that he left the stage at the time our nation needs his skills and wealth of experience the most,” the Minority Leader wrote in the statement.
He commiserated with the Ogbulafor Family, the entire PDP family, the Government and People of Abia State as well as the People of Olokoro, Umuahia, Abia State and prayed to God to grant them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.