Billionaire Anambra businessman, Prince Arthur Eze, on Sunday debunked a rumour of his death.
The philanthropist used the opportunity to distribute 10,000 small bags of rice and hand as well as 200 cows.
The rumour of the death of the man popularly known as Ozo Igbo Ndu sent shock waves across the state.
The oil magnate was reported dead early on Sunday, prompting emergency visits to his country home in Ukpo, Anambra State by various groups to confirm the news.
A member of one of the groups confined that they met with Eze.
He posted on Facebook: “This is Chief Arthue Eze. He is not dead. He is alive and strong. He is doing many things for us, and he will continue. He is strong. Look at him shaking hands. And now, he is entering his car, his Mercedes to go to Church.”
Metrostarng learnt that the businessman later went to church in company with well-wishers after which he held a party to distribute food items to his people.