Oro­gun for burial

The Guardian (Nigeria) - - THEMETROSECTION -

THE fu­neral rites for Mrs. Myr­iam Og­bo­su­ruwe Oro­gun, aged 96, be­gin with ser­vice of songs on Thurs­day, Nov. 8, at Oro­gun's com­pound, En­hwe, Isoko South Lo­cal Gov­ern­ment Area of Delta State. Fu­neral ser­vice holds at St. Peter's Angli­can Church, En­hwe, on Fri­day, Nov. 9, fol­lowed by re­cep­tion at the com­mu­nity's pri­mary school, En­hwe. N Satur­day, Nov. 10, in­di­genes of Ijebu-jesa, pop­u­larly re­ferred to as Ijebu Eg­boro, will con­verge on the town, head­quar­ters of Ori­ade Lo­cal Coun­cil of Osun State for the first year cor­rona­tion an­niver­sary of the monarch, the Eleg­boro,

Oba Moses Olufemi Agun­soye, Abike­hin-ekun Agun­soye II. A state­ment by the chair­man of the plan­ning com­mit­tee and pres­i­dent of Eg­boro Klub of Ije­buJesa, Gbenga Abu­diore, said the cel­e­bra­tion will cap a week-long ac­tiv­i­ties. To­day, a pub­lic lec­ture on 'Com­mu­nity Devel­op­ment: An im­por­tant tool for unity', will hold at the Town Hall; on Wed­nes­day, there will be male and fe­male foot­ball matches at the Ijebu Jesa Gram­mar School foot­ball field. In­door Games is on Thurs­day at the IK Dairo Square. The square would also host the com­mu­nity car­ni­val on Fri­day. The grand fi­nale is on Satur­day with royal car­ni­val.

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