Late brother of Ex-First Lady Patience Jonathan for burial Saturday in Okrika, Rivers State
Engr. Lazarus Iwari Kalama Sokobe, the late elder brother of former First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan is to be buried this weekend in their home town, Okrika, Rivers state.
Details of the burial arrangements as released by the family stated that the service of songs will hold on Friday 1st November at Okrika Court Yard by 3:30Pm while the funeral service will hold on Saturday 2nd November at Okrika National Field by 10: 00am. It added that reception would take place at the house of the ex-First Lady, Dame (Dr.) Patience Jonathan in Okrika.
In the statement, the family described the deceased as a man who lived an exemplary life: “You lived an exemplary life worthy of emulation. Your legacies will continue to endure. We take solace in the fact that we will see you on the last day.”