The family of the deceased billionaire transporter Augustine Ilodibe, who founded Ekene Dili Chukwu Transport was on Monday mourning the decease of the late transporter’s son, Ekendilichukwu Augustine Chukwunonso Ilodibe, Jnr.
GWG gathered that the 42 year old who was named after his father died of complications from COVID-19.
The family in a statement issued by the brother of the deceased, Obinna charged friends and family to stay away and contact the family only through phone messages and calls instead of personal visits.
The family announcement read thus:
“With great sadness, we announce the passing unto glory our dear son, husband, father, brother and uncle, Ekenedilichukwu Augustine Chukwunonso ILODIBE (Junior) who died this morning from complications of COVID-19 in Lagos.
“We pray that his soul rests in peace and the Lord comfort his family and all of us he left behind. In consideration of the current pandemic, we kindly ask that you respect and maintain safety protocols through calls and messages to the family rather than physical visits. Thank you and God bless.”