Remains of former Bayelsa State Governor, Chief Deipreye Solomon Alamieyeseigha will finally be laid to rest on Saturday, April 9, 2016.
Alamieyeseigha will be buried in his in his country home Amassoma, in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa State.
His funeral date was announced yesterday by the state Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah (Retd), the and the chairman of the Central Burial Committee.
Jonah said: “There will be a Youth/Student Activities in Yenagoa the Bayelsa state capital; public lecture on Federalism and Development in Nigeria, by Prof. G.G Darah at the Banquet Hall, Yenagoa; Night of Songs and Tributes at the Gabriel Okara Cultural Centre, Yenagoa.
“On Friday, April 8, there will be a Valedictory State Executive Council Session, at the Banquet Hall, Yenagoa and Wake-keep at his country home in Amassoma.”
Jonah added that there will be a Commendation Service on Saturday, April 9, to be followed by his internment in Amassoma, his country home.
According to him, the burial ceremony will be concluded with a Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, April 10, at St. Peters Anglican Church, Yenagoa.

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