July 1, 2022

Photos from the Lying-in-state of Yinka Odumakin

The funeral rites of former spokesman of Pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin has kicked off.

It kicked off today April 22, with a lying-in-state and service of songs at the Police College, Ikeja Lagos.

Lagos state Governor, Sanwo Olu and other dignitaries across the country attended the lying-in-state.

His body will leave for Moro, his country home, in Ife North LGA of Osun State tomorrow, Friday, April 23 where a Christian wake keep will be held at the Origbo Anglican Grammar School, Moro, to be followed by a candlelight procession. 

His body will be interred on Saturday, April 24

Mr Odumakin had died from Covid- 19 related complications at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital isolation centre on Friday, April 2.

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