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Aturu for burial tomorrow

Foremost labour lawyer and rights activist, Bamidele Francis Aturu, who died Wednesday, July 9, will be buried tomorrow at Ogbagi-Akoko, Ondo State.


A burial programme released by the Joint Action Front, JAF, showed that the rites began Tuesday with “the Bamidele Aturu Colloquium /Day of Tributes”, which took place at Millennium Secondary School, opposite Bamidele Aturu & Co. Law Chambers.

According to the statement, there was “Service of Songs” by The Redeemed Christian Church of GOD, RCCG, at the same secondary school, opposite Bamidele Aturu & Co. Law Chambers and a “Candlelight Procession/Solidarity Night” at same venue.

JAF said there would be “Session by Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja Branch today, at NBA, Ikeja Secretariat, State High Court Premises, Ikeja.

Similarly, there would be “Commendation  Service” today at , Victory Mega Chapel, Abebi Close, Off Olatunji Street, Ojota, Ogudu Road, Ojota, Lagos State, after which body leaves for Ogbagi-Akoko,  Ondo State, for burial tomorrow.


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