The remains of late educationist and elder statesman, Mr David Okonkwo Otene, have been intered to mother earth at his compound in Emuhu after a funeral mass in his honour at St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Agbor. The well attended burial ceremony took place last weekend at Agbor. Present to join the Otene family to bid their late patriarch farewell to eternity were family members, church members, community members, members of different of different associations and friends.
The children of Late Pa. David Okonkwo Otene during the burial
Mr. David Okonkwo Otene was born September 14th, 1938 to Mr. Edward Otene and Mrs. Catherine Chiwuozor Otene both of Emuhu, in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. He attended St. Michael’s Catholic School Okpanam from 1945 to 1952.
A community leader Chief(Dr) Jacob Igumah the Oyemenibe of Edo/Delta States has emphasized the importance of youths as major actors in nation building.
Speaking to newsmen in his office at Ime-Obi, Chief Iguma who is also known as, Omiye advised youths in the area and Nigeria at large to maintain bright prospect of intelligence and be hard working in their education and apprenticeship.
Chiefe Iguma who hailed from Abavo Kingdom in Ika South Local Government Area of the state advised the youths to engage in ventures that should bring glory to their parents irrespective of the monetary reward, adding that they should eschew evil activities that are capable of bringing disgrace and reproach to their families and communities.He called on parents to groom their children in the fear of God...
The body of late Mr Peter Agidi Okwumasoihian has been buried. The burial ceremony took place on Thursday, August 13 at Agbor, headquarters of Ika South Local Government Area, Delta State.Late Mr Peter Agidi Okwumasoihian was an educationist and retired secondary school bursar. He was a devoted Catholic and until his death, treasurer, Catholic Men Organization (CMO), St Matthew Catholic Church, Alibioba Community, Agbor. He was the secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Ward 7, Ika South Local Government Area. He died on July 30 after a brief illnes. He was aged, 70 years. He is survived by his wife, children and other family members.
Mr Peter Agidi Okwumasoihian
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