TECHNOCRAT MEDIA NIGERIA
Nigerian businessman, President and Chairman of the Coscharis Group, Cosmas Maduka, has lost his wife to the cold hands of death.
According to a family source, she died on Sunday afternoon after suffering a stroke, THEWILL reported.
She died in Nnewi, where she went with her husband to attend a function. Her family revealed they are still shocked as her death was sudden and unexpected
Mrs Charity N. Maduka was the vice-president of the Coscharis Group since its inception of the company.
In a short interview with Plus TV Africa, her husband, Mr Maduka spoke about the impact his wife had in the early days of his career and business.
According to him, when he met her, he was a poor man, adding that her parents who belonged to the upper class at that time, believed she was insane when she insisted on getting married to him.
He had said, “Despite all the hurdles, she stuck with me.”
“This is the reason today, she owns a part of the company and has free access to the finances of the company”, Cosmas added.
Mrs Charity was a professional teacher and caterer. She was at the Teachers’ Training College, Nsugbe in Anambra State from 1979 to 1981.
In 1983, she also attended Consertum Institute of Catering and Hotel Management, Idi-Araba, Lagos State from February to July.
“She had a brief stint as a teacher at Akamili Central School, Umudim – Nnewi between October and December 1981. Also at Tolu Primary School III, Tolu Village, Ajeromi Ifelodun / Apapa, LGA, Lagos between January 1982 and January 1983. She has equally attended various Leadership and Entrepreneurship training seminars/courses both home and abroad,” it added.
The couple got married in 1978 and the union produced three sons and a daughter.