The burial of Yinka Odumakin is to ensue April 24, 2021.
Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, said the body of her husband, late Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, will be buried on Saturday, April 24. Okei-Odumakin, a rights activist, gave a statement for the order of funeral rites which will be available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos.
In her address, she said, “the rites will span three days, starting from Thursday, April 22, Friday 23 and Saturday, April, 24.
“There would be day of tributes and Service of Songs at the Police College, Ikeja, Lagos, between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm while his body lies in state on Thursday, April, 22.
“On Friday 23, his body departs Lagos for Moro, his country home, in Ife North Local Government Area of Osun.
“There will be a Christian wake keep by 5:00 pm at the Origbo Anglican Grammar School, Moro, which will be followed by a Candle light procession,” she said in her grief.