A former House of Representative member representing Imo state, Hon Independence Ogunewe is dead. He died in his home in Abuja. His corpse has already been deposited at the National Hospital, Abuja as the cause of death is yet to be ascertained.
Honourable Ogunewe was a 2-time member of the 6th Assembly on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, representing Ahiazu Ezinhitte Federal constituency, Imo state.
He was reportedly found dead in his Abuja home on Tuesday evening. Ogunewe was born in Warri on the 22nd of April, 1960 and hailed from Mbaise, Imo State.
He was aged 57.