By Rhiogbere Sharon
After a period of mourning, following the loss of his mom, Engr Adokiye Tombomieye-NNPC Executive Director(Upstream)has come to terms with his loss and girded up to send his mother off honorably with a grand passage ceremony and say his last farewell to her.
The matriarch who is loved by the Niger-Delta people, Mrs Tamunomiete Abite Tombomieye passed four months ago, at the ripe old age of 85years.
The Families of Kukume Abite, Igbikibgeri-kio Omubo and Monday Tombomieye have coordinated to send her on her final passage from the 7th through the 10th of December, 2022.
The grandiose event begins on Wednesday the 7th of December 2022 with a Service of Songs at the EUI Centre Portharcourt, Plot F 11, Sani Abacha Road, GRA Phase 3, Portharcourt, Rivers State. At 5:00pm after which, she will be transitioned to Bille Kingdom from Portharcourt on the 9th of December 2022, where the Christain wake keeping would be held by 8:00am on Saturday the 10th of December 2022, at Opu Ostia community Bille Kingdom. The Funeral service will then be held at St Silas Pro-Cathedral Church, Bille Kingdom at 11:00am on Saturday the 10th of December as well.
Engr Adokiye Tombomieye has invited the people of Naija-Delta to join him in sending off his mother on her final passage out of this world.