Tuesday, September 5, 2017 11:43 am
The Oyo State Government on Monday said the burial rites for late celebrated actor, broadcaster and playwright, Adebayo Faleti begins today, Tuesday, 5 September.
The state Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Mr. Toye Arulogun, said the burial rites would begin with a day of tributes and performances at the International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan by 4pm.
“The commendation service for Alagba Faleti will hold on Wednesday, September 6 at the Salem Baptist Church, Yemetu by 12pm while there will be the lying-in-state at his residence on Thursday, September 7, by 8am; lying-in-state at the BCOS, Ile Akede by 10am; and at NTA Ibadan at 11am,” he said.
He added that the remains of the late broadcaster would thereafter leave for Oyo town for service of songs/Christian wake at the First Baptist Church, Isokun, Oyo on Thursday.
He added that there will be Artist Night at Plaza De Haruna, Oyo by 8pm while the final burial ceremony service will hold on Friday, September 8, 2017 at the First Baptist Church, Isokun.
The late Faleti will be finally interred at Agboye Village, Oyo.