A non-governmental organization that promote public safety, security and accessible justice in West Africa, CLEEN FOUNDATION has mourned its founder and pioneer Executive Director, Innocent Chkwuma who passed away on April 3.
Confirming his sudden passage in a letter issued on Sunday, Prof. Etannibi Alemika on behalf of Trustees and the Board of Directors who said the organization is ‘extremely saddened by Chukwuma’s death’ also described him ‘as a patriot, who throughout his adult life struggled for a Nigerian nation, where peace, justice, development and security are attained and sustained.’
“We are extremely saddened to announce the death of Mr. Innocent Chukwuma on 3rd April, 2021. He was the Founder and Executive Director of CLEEN Foundation. Until February 2021, few weeks ago, Innocent Chukwuma was the West Africa Representative of Ford Foundation.
“Innocent Chukwuma was a patriot who throughout his adult life struggled for a Nigerian nation where peace, justice, development and security are attained,” he wrote.
While the organization mourns, Prof. Etannibi disclosed its consolation stands firm in the legacy he left behind.