Date: 22nd July, 2016
It is hereby announced for the information of the general public, particularly Deltans, that the Programme of Events for the final burial ceremonies of His Excellency, Late Olorogun Felix Ovuodoroye Ibru, Former Governor of Delta State, has been released.
The ceremonies are scheduled as follows:
DATE TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
Tuesday, 2nd Aug, 2016 11:am Tribute/Lying –in- state Asaba
Tuesday, 2nd Aug, 2016 6:00pm Service of Songs Ughelli
Wednesday, 3rd Aug, 2016 10:am Funeral Service-Burial- Ughelli Cathedral
Reception Agbarha-Otor Ibru Centre Field
Sunday, 7th August, 2016 10:am Thanksgiving Service St. Andrews Church, Agbarha- Otor
His Excellency, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, Governor of Delta State, will attend the ceremonies alongside top Government functionaries from the Federal, State and Local Governments. There will also be high profile representations from both the corporate and social worlds.
Olorogun Felix Ovuodoroye Ibru laid a solid foundation for a democratic Delta State and he will be fondly remembered for his remarkable contributions to the development of Delta State and Nigeria in general.
Accordingly, Deltans from all walks of life are enjoined to participate in the burial ceremonies in order to give this eminent and illustrious son of Delta State a befitting burial.
Director of Information