Friday, March 4, 2016 9:59 pm
Samuel Oki, a relative of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s uncle, kidnapped on Tuesday 17 February along with the uncle, has been buried in Otuoke.
The deceased was taken away on 17 February with Jonathan’s uncle, Chief Inengite. He was killed by the kidnappers.His body was found floating in the creeks, days after.
Those who attended the funeral include Jonathan, former Bayelsa state Commissioner for Health, Mr Azibapu Eruani, and the Chairman of Azikiel Construction Company.
The Permanent Secretary, Special Duties, Government House, Mr Promise Ekio, former Special Adviser to President Jonathan, Mr Ariolor Jonathan and Dr Elisabeth Oki, the personal Physician to the former President.
A family member, Mr Paul Igbogamini, said he was sad over the demise of Oki, urging the family and well-wishers to stay calm and leave everything to God.
“No amount of tears can bring this our brother back, vengeance is of the Lord, He knows everything, I believe his death will not go in vain”, he said.