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PHOTOS: Tinubu, Govs, eminent Nigerians bid Akeredolu goodbye

The remains of the late Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Odunayo Akeredolu, SAN, CON, were laid to rest on Friday in his hometown, Owo, amidst tears and eulogies.

The ancient town of Owo witnessed an unprecedented number of dignitaries who came from all walks of life to attend the funeral service for the late Governor.

Apart from the dignitaries outside the state, thousands of people, both high and low, trooped from across the 18 council areas of the state to witness the burial.

Members of the Federal Executive Council were led by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, George Akume.

See the photographs:

Late Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s widow, Betty, performs the dust-to-dust rites on Friday [today]
State governors led by Godwin Obaseki commiserate with late Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s widow, Betty, and other family members at the church ceremony on Friday [today]

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