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Akeredolu to be buried in Owo, February 23 – Family

Akure – The Late former Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, is perhaps laid to rest in his Owo hometown, the headquarters of Owo hometown, the headquarters of Owo Native Authorities Space of the state, on February 23, 2024, the family has revealed.

Akeredolu handed away on the age of 67 in Germany, on Wednesday, December 27, 2023, after a battle with prostate most cancers.

The burial date was disclosed in an announcement issued by the son of the deceased, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu Jnr. which was sighted on the Fb net web page of the earlier Chief Press Secretary to the earlier governor, Mr. Richard Olatunde, on Monday.

The assertion was titled ‘Celebration of a excellent life.’

Part of the assertion be taught, “With hearts overflowing with gratitude, the entire Akeredolu family wants to extend our deepest appreciation to all people who have extended their warmth and compassion to us all through this trying time, following the unfortunate transition of our beloved patriarch, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, CON, former Governor of Ondo State (February 2017 – December 2023).

“The outpouring of affection we have got obtained has been nothing in want of a deluge, and for that, we’re profoundly grateful.

“Your unwavering present of affection has touched our souls in immeasurable strategies, and mere phrases cannot adequately particular our gratitude.

“Your love and kindness perform extremely efficient catalysts, strengthening our unshakeable faith in God Almighty and reaffirming our dedication to serving humanity.”

The assertion added, “To those who took the time to go to us in Ibadan and Owo, we lengthen our heartfelt appreciation. Your presence launched solace to our hearts, and your invaluable help lifted our spirits.

“The family expressed gratitude  to the political leaders, the traditional rulers, spiritual leaders, group pillars, heads of security companies, devoted unionists, civil servants, public officers, pupil leaders, and women groups, along with politicians from all through get collectively strains, “who’ve confirmed us love and sympathy all through this troublesome interval.”

“It is with deep respect and a method of accountability that we invite our expensive buddies, associates, and well-wishers to hitch us in giving our late patriarch a befitting funeral.”

The higher than a week-long burial programme will occur in Ibadan, Akure, and Owo.

The programme lineup comprises firms of songs, commendation firms, specific courtroom intervals, candlelight procession and world gyration by the Kegites Membership, amongst others.

The funeral service will occur at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, Owo, after which adopted by an interment on February 23, 2024.

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