NOTE: Gov. Sullivan Chime has debunked his death rumour by releasing a statement. Read it HERE
Enugu State Governor, Sullivan Chime, was feared dead on Saturday.
Unconfirmed reports had it that Chime passed on at an Indian hospital after battling an undisclosed ailment for some months.
Meanwhile, The PUNCH’s Enugu State correspondent, Ozioma Ubabukoh, was harassed by seven men who claimed to be security agents in front of his apartment in Enugu around 11.45pm on Saturday.
The men seized Ubabukoh’s phone and his laptop in order to stop him from sending stories to the head office.
The men insisted that they were not leaving until 3am.
Efforts to get across to some commissioners in the state were not successful as their phones were switched off.