Late Okoya-Thomas to be buried on 6th March


Report gathered that, the remains of the late business mogul, Molade Okoya-Thomas will be buried on 6th March.

This was contained in the Lagos State University, LASU Official Bulletin released Thursday by management of the institution where the late Okoya-Thomas was the Chancellor before his demise.

Okoya-Thomas will be buried at the Vaults and Gardens after the funeral service at the Holy Cross Cathedral on Lagos Island on Friday, 6 March, 2014.

In the programme of activities lined up for his burial, LASU students will organise a Candle Light procession and valedictory session for the former Chancellor on Monday, 2 March.

The Candle Light procession will take off around 2:30pm from the Students Arcade and terminate at the main auditorium.

There will be Service of Songs for Okoya-Thomas on 3 March at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan, while in the evening of the same day, the Lagos State Government will organise tributes in his honour at the Teslim Balogun Stadium between 4.00 and 6.00pm.

On Wednesday, 4 March, there will be another evening of tributes and service of songs for the deceased at Trinity House, Zion Centre, Victoria Island by 5.00pm.

This will be followed by Wake Keep on 5 March at Landmark Centre, Victoria Island by 5.00pm.

The remains of Okoya-Thomas will be lying in state at his residence and at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club on 6 March before his interment the same day at the Vaults and Gardens.


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