Arthur Egwim, a member of Imo State House of Assembly, is dead.
He was said to have passed on after a brief illness.
The ranking lawmaker, who had represented Ideato North State Constituency, was first elected to the Imo State House of Assembly in 2015.
He was re- elected in 2019 on the platform of the Action Alliance, AA.
He had vied for Ideato House of Reps seat on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in the February 25, 2023 National Assembly elections, which he lost.
His family and the Imo State House of Assembly are expected to release an official statement on his demise.