FINAL rites of passage have begun for the late former Vice-President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme. A statement by Mr. Ken Ekwueme indicated that a commendation service in honour of late Dr. Ekwueme will hold this Friday, January 19, at the Cathedral Church of Christ, Marina, Lagos, at 2p.m, while an Evening of Tributes and Music is scheduled for 5p.m. of same day at Muson Centre.
Thursday, February 1, is service of songs at Alex Ekwueme’s compound in Oko, Anambra State, at 5p.m. Next day, Friday, is funeral service at St. John the Divine Church, Oko, at 11a.m. Interment and reception follow at his compound.