Ojukwu: The world came honoring as he goes home Friday

Ojukwu: End of an era

The final funeral rites of the passed-on former rebel leader, Dim emeka Odumegwu Ojukwo took place in the heartland of the defunct Biafra Republic, Enugu where many world leaders converged to pay their last respect. World leaders and many friends and old foes of the departed were all sober as they celebrated

the passage an the eventual burial of Nigeria’s most celebrated civil war icom, Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu.
Picture credit: SR

JJ Rawlings paying his last respect

Ojukwu’s statue at the new convention centre in Owerri

Jerry Rawlings and Ado Bayero

Bianca and the kids

Cross section of clergymen

Ojukwu’s casket accompanied by military pallbearers

Jerry Rawlings pays his respect

Namadi Sambo, pays his last respect Namadi Sambo, pays his last respect