Funeral rites for late Oronto Douglas, former Adviser to the President on Research, Documentation and Strategy, who died at the State House Clinic, Abuja, Thursday, April 9 has been released by the family.
According to family sources, the burial of the late Presidential aide will hold Saturday, May 2 at the St Mark’s Anglican Church Premises, Okoroba, Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
The burial will be preceded in the morning by a Valedictory Session by the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) at the Chief Judges’ Court, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. The Funeral Service follows at the Gabriel Okara Cultural Centre, Yenagoa.
The programme starts with An Evening of Tributes by the Creatives Industry at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 6pm. The burial programme ends on Sunday, May 3, 2015, with a Thanksgiving/Outing Service at St Mark’s Anglican Church, Okoroba, Nembe L.G.A, Bayelsa State.