Literary Icon, Ikeogu Oke’s Funeral Begins February 19

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ABUJA (Sundiata Post) The funeral ceremony of Nigerian award winning writer, Ikeogu Oke has been set for 19 – 24 February 2019.

The service of songs and tributes will begin on th 19th at his residence in Karu Abuja, followed by a vigil on 22nd at his country home Akanu Ohiafa, Abia state, then lying-in-state and internment on the 23rd. On the 24th will be thanksgiving service.

Sundiata Post had reported the passing of the writer on the 24th November 2018 after a brief illness. The writer won a coveted prize for his collection of poems.

Ikeogu Oke is survived by mother, wife, children, brothers, sisters, cousins, uncles and aunts.

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