State-born billionaire businessman, Chief Pius O. Ogbuawa is dead.
Reports from Nnewi say the business mogul, who hails from Oraeri, a town in Anambra State, slumped in his home in Nnewi during a game with some friends yesterday.
He was thereafter rushed to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital where he was confirmed dead.
His body has been deposited in the mortuary.
His spare parts business and brand name, Ogbuawa and Sons dominated the Nkwo Nnewi spare parts business between 2004-2008. To date, Ogbuawa is still a popular brand name in Nkwo market.