Former Enugu Governor, Sullivan Chime Not Dead – Government Sources
Contrary to earlier rumour, the immediate past Governor of
Enugu State, Barrister Sullivan Chime, is still very much alive.
There was anxiety across the country Saturday morning
following unconfirmed reports that Chime died at an Indian
The rumour of Chime’s purported death was reportedly
amplified at 6:10 p.m. on Saturday by a WhatsApp broadcast:
“Breaking! Former Governor of Enugu State, Barrister Sullivan
Chime, is dead.”
However, when DAILY POST contacted one of Chime’s ex-aide,
he laughed off the rumour, describing it as antics of wicked
“There is no such thing; he is hale and hearty; this rumour is
from the pit of hell”, he said pleading anonymity.
DAILY POST equally reached out to some sources at the Enugu
Government House, who equally maintained that the death
rumour was untrue.
“Chime is enjoying himself at Udi, his home town”, one of them