In Pictures: Burial of Deaconess Felicia Akanke Obasa

In Pictures: Burial of Deaconess Felicia Akanke Obasa

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 2:12 pm

Church service for Mama

Madam Felicia Akanke Obasa.

Offering time in church. Obasa, right, his sisters, Toyin Utomakili, second right, Alaba, extreme left, Kayode, third left at the back

Hon Obasa and his sister, Alaba, at the church service

Ojudu,second right, followed by Falana, Obasa, Ajibade, Osadipe

The church

Casket of “Mama Wa”

Prayers for Mama’s children


R-L, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Obasa, Kayode Komolafe ( Deputy MD of Thisday), Gbile Osadipe (one time Editor of Tempo) and Kunle Ajibade, at the back

Mr Tunde Kelani

Hon Idowu Obasa, right, and his sisters at the service of songs

Hon Idowu Obasa

Family members and well wishers at the service of songs

Officiating ministers of Mountain of Salvation Pentecostal Church, led by the General Overseer, Dr. Lanre Oyenekan

R-L: Mrs Bunmi Ajibade, her husband, Kunle Ajibade, Executive Editor, TheNEWS and PMNEWS, Hon. Idowu Obasa, fifth right and others

L-R, Honourables Desmond Eliot, Idowu Obasa, Mudasiru Obasa (Lagos Speaker) and others

Professor Ropo Sekoni

Funso Adeolu and Hon Desmond Elliot

Entertainers added fun to the event

Artistes entertaining guests

Pallbearers, the band and Hon Obasa

The burial of Deaconess Felicia Akanke Obasa took place on Friday 16 November 2018. There was service of songs at her residence in Lagos on Thursday, 15 November 2018. The programme on Friday started with church service at the Mountain of Salvation Pentecostal Church in Lagos while the interment took place at her residence in Abeokuta.

-Photographs by Ayodele Efunla

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