Innocent Chukwuma was a thoroughbred social activist, says Osinbajo




Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, expressed deep sadness over the passing of the Director of Ford , West Africa, Innocent Chukwuma, who died on Saturday, April 3.

Laolu Akande, the vce president’s spokesman said in a statement that Osinbajo also commiserated with the family members, friends and associates of the late society leader, noting that Nigeria lost a “thoroughbred social ” whose “relentless pursuit of justice and the common good will be an enduring legacy.”

In a personal tribute on Monday, the Vice President described the late Chukwuma as a “friend and collaborator of many years.”

said, “I was greatly saddened by the news of the passing of Innocent Chukwuma, a thoroughbred social , my friend and collaborator of many years. Innocent, then in CLEEN , was a crucial resource in Police in support of our justice efforts in Lagos State in my time as Attorney-.

“Also, as Ford Lead in West Africa, was first amongst others to support our in the Office of the Vice President, OVP, in the setting up of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, and most recently, in the Police efforts of the Federal Government.

“His thoughtful, knowledge-driven, drama-free, but relentless pursuit of justice and the common good will be an enduring legacy.

“We pray for God’s comfort for his wife, family and loved ones, and blessings on his memory and legacy always.”