Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Photos from Prof. Dora Akunyili’s Tribute Night in Abuja

FG organized a Night of Tribute in Honour of late Prof Dora Akunyili, which held yesterday August 25 at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. 

 In attendance were- Anambra State governor, Chief Willie Obiano, Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, Elegant Stallion Onyeka Onwenu, and many other dignitaries.  

Late Prof.  Akunyili funeral rites began on Friday August 22 with  a Christian Wake-Keep at her Enugu residence. 

The funeral rites will continues today 26th August 2014 with a Mass at Pro-Cathedral Catholic Church, Garki Abuja, after which her body will be taken to her family home in Enugu and then to her husband’s house in Agulu, Anambra State. Burial takes place on Thursday, August 28.

Recall that, Prof. Dora Akunyili passed on to glory on June 7 after battling with cancer. May her brave soul continue to rest in the bosom of the Lord, amen! 

More pics below:

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