Renowned author and former WAEC boss, Chukwuemeka Ike is dead

Renowned author and professor, Mr Chukwuemeka Ike, is dead. He was 88.

According to a family source, he died on Thursday at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, Anambra State, after a brief illness.

He was born on April 28, 1931. Ike was a former Registrar of the West African Examination Council (WAEC).

Among his popular novels are “The Naked Gods” and “The Bottled Leopard.”

 

Daily Trust

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