Family announces Tony Anenih’s death, says ‘We’ll all sorely miss him’
The family of Chief Anthony Akhakon Anenih, CFR, the Iyasele of Esanland, has announced the death of their patriarch.
A statement issued by Mr. Anthony Akhakon Anenih Jr, on behalf of the family in Abuja, on Sunday night, said, it was with a heavy heart and total submission to the will of the Almighty God, the family announced his passing on to glory today, Sunday, October 28 2018, after a brief illness.
He said at aged 85, Chief Anenih, is survived by many children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
The statement added: “A beloved patriarch, he enjoyed God’s uncommon grace while alive.
“He served God and humanity with commitment. He also served his fatherland to the best of his ability.
“We will all sorely miss him. But his legacies live on.
“Burial arrangements by the family will be announced subsequently.”