The burial service of previous Governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi which was postponed on Friday June 26, will presently take place on Sunday June 28 2020.
The late governor’s representative Bolaji Tunji who affirmed the date, said the internment service was postponed after meetings with the governments of Lagos and Oyo. He further uncovered that the internment service will be held in accordance with the current protocol gave by the presidential team (PTF) on COVID-19.
“In close consultation with the governments of Lagos and Oyo States, the date for the burial ceremony has been announced. Barring any changes, his body will be interred at the Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Central Mosque at Oke Ado, Ibadan at 12noon on Sunday, the 28th of June, 2020, after the traditional Muslim prayers.
“To ensure that strict COVID-19 protocols are adhered to and in light of the current circumstances of our national health challenges, the family appeals to the public to observe strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols in their participation.
“Furthermore, details of the live media coverage of the funeral ceremony will be made public by tomorrow.
“In the near future, details of a larger funeral gathering will be announced where a lot more of his well wishers will have the opportunity to pay him their respect.”