The funeral rites for the late minister of state for labour and employment, Mr James Ocholi as well as his wife and son continue as the remains of the three deceased have arrived Lokoja, the Kogi State capital ahead of their burial tomorrow.
Following the arrival of the bodies in Lokoja, the Kogi State branch of the Nigerian Bar Association held a valedictory session for the late minister, who was a Senior Advocate of Nigeria. His surviving children and relatives were said to have been in attendance at the session.
Ocholi and his wife and son who lost their lives in a car crash along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway will be buried in their hometown in Dekina Local Government Area of the state tomorrow, March 18.
The corpses are said to have been transferred to Dekina where a Christian wake was held at 6pm.
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