The late Enugu lawmaker, Chijioke Ugwueze is suspected to have died from COVID-19 complications.
A source close to the dead House of Assembly member revealed that the atmosphere around his family and associates have been tensed.
He further revealed that family and close associates who were with the late lawmaker before his death are currently being quarantine as a precautionary measure.
Ugwueze reportedly died after he was briefly hospitalized for some unnamed sickness.
Meanwhile, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control reported a spike in the daily number of confirmed COVID-19 on June 19 with state recording 31 new cases.