Nigeria Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, three of the Southwest Governors, members of the National Assembly, captains of industry as well as the political class will on Saturday, May 14, 2016 converge in Ago-Iwoye in Ijebu North area of Ogun state to witness the final burial of Princess Abigail Efunseeke Adekoya, mother of Hon Abdel-Majid Adesegun Adekoya, prominently known in the Nigeria social circle as Attacker.
Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Gov Ayodele Fayose, Gov Olusegun Mimiko, Gov Akinwunmi Ambode, former Governor of Ogun state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Sen Buruji Kasham, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, Hon Rotimi Amaechi, Sen Isiaka Adeleke, Hon Suraj Adekunbi led Ogun state House of Assembly are some top Nigerians who have sent in their tributes.
The late Princess Adekoya, who was until she breathed her last on Saturday, February 20, 2016 the Iya Ijo of the Methodist Church of Nigeria, Ago-Iwoye would be committed to mother earth in a week-long activities.
She died in her sleep at the age of 99.
According to a statement signed by Baa’royin Dayo Rufai, Secretary, Media and Publicity Sub- Committee of the Burial Ceremony, and made available to newsmen over the weekend, the journey of Princess Efunseeke will commence on Monday, May 9, 2016 with the grand finale of an Interdenominational Choir Competition sponsored by the deceased son, Hon Adekoya.
The burial activities will continue on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 with a cultural display, followed by a Service of songs by Methodist Church of Nigeria on Wednesday May 11. While Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13 have been scheduled for Muslim Fidau Prayer and Commendation Service/Wake keep respectively, the remains of the deceased will be laid to rest inside the newly renovated cemetery inside the Methodist Church of Nigeria Ago Iwoye.
Nigeria leading Fuji musician, Wasiu Ayinde , Musiliu Haruna Ishola and King Saheed Osupa are expected to thrill the thousands of guest who would be coming from far and wide to be part of the event