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Osinbajo, Gowon, others attend Shonekan’s burial in Lagos

The funeral service of former Head of Interim Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan is holding at the Cathedral Church Of Christ, Marina in Lagos.

Others in attendance are the Secretary to the Government of Federation, Boss Mustapha, Minister of Information Lai Mohammed, Former Head Of State Yakubu Gowon, the Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, as well as the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki.

Former Governor of Ogun State Ibikunle Amosun is also in attendance.

The Lagos State government had announced a 13-hour closure of roads leading to Marina where the funeral is taking place.

Chief Shonekan who served as the head of interim national government between August and November 1993 died on the 11th of January 2022 at the age of 86.



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