(retd.) has pleaded with his
ex-wife, Senator Stella Oduah, to release his son’s body to him for
proper burial in Warri, Delta.Maxwell was the son of Senator Stella Oduah, the representative of Anambra North in the Senate.
Etoromi, who hails from Delta, told newsmen on Wednesday in Warri that he wanted the remains of his son to be buried in Warri.
”I have sent a delegation to his royal majesty, the Igwe of Akili
Ozizor, Ogbaru, in Anambra to express my sadness over the death of my
son and how I was treated by Stella.
I read about the death of
my son in the newspaper, I was not informed by Stella that my son that
was delivered on 14th March, 1988, in St. Mary`s Hospital, Ugboroke,
Warri, is dead.
So, I have sent a letter calling Stella, my ex-wife, to bring my son, who was under her custody, to me for burial in Warri.
His Royal Highness Igwe Oduah 1, betrothed Stella Oduah to me on 18th November, 1984, in Akili Ozizor.
married on the 16th of December, 1984, in His Highness’ Palace in Akili
Ozizor, after the payment of dowry and exchange of gifts.
We were taken to Nde-Mili where we performed the final rites.
Till now, Stella has not told me my son in her custody is dead.
is rumour that my son will be buried in Akili Ozizor and that is
unacceptable, my son must be brought to me in Warri for internment,” he