Pray for Ojukwu to rest in peace, Obi tells Nigerians

Channels Television  
Updated November 4, 2012

The Anambra state governor, Peter Obi, has appealed to the people of Anambra state and Nigerians to set aside November4th , for prayers of the peaceful repose of the late Igbo icon, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu.

In a press release signed by the secretary to the state government, Oseloka Obaze, the governor made the call against the backdrop of the late Odumegwu Ojukwu’s birthday.

He added that apart from offering special prayers for the soul of the late Ikemba, the Anambra state government will mark his posthumous birthday by visiting the camps of all the displaced persons by the recent flood disaster in the state.