The coffin of Dr Chike Akunyili, the late husband of former Minister of Information and Director-General of National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration Control (NAFDAC), Dora Akunyili lay in state on Thursday morning at his home in Agulu, Anambra State.
Grieving members of the family have been current to honour the deceased.
A former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi was additionally current.
Pontifical Requiem Mass for the deceased will come up at Madonna Catholic Church, Agulu, underneath Anaocha native authorities space of Anambra State, to be adopted by interment at his nation house.
This was contained within the burial association launched by his household, which was obtained by SaharaReporters on Wednesday.
Dr Akunyili, a medical physician was assassinated by unknown gunmen on September 29, 2021, in Anambra State.
Burial actions had begun on Thursday, 18th November, with the Cancellation on the Knights Temple at Holy Ghost Cathedral, Enugu.
There will likely be a condolence go to by in-laws, associates and well-wishers on Friday, whereas thanksgiving service will happen at Madonna Catholic Church, Agulu on Sunday.