By Moses Darah
The burial ceremony of the Okpako Orere of Esaba community, Great Pa Richard Vwavware Ekabo, who passed on at the University Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt after a brief illness on Monday, 14th October, 2019 would hold today, Thursday, 16th January, 2020 in his Esaba hometown.
In a statement signed by the eldest son, Very Rev Fr Dr Chris Ekabo, a Funeral Mass will hold this morning at 10a.m. for the Ogberhovwon of Ughievwen Kingdom at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Okwagbe, while the interment would take place at Chief Ekabo’s compound, Esaba at 3:00p.m.
A Vigil Mass for the departed Head Christian of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Esaba took place on Tuesday 14th January, 2020 at St Michael Catholic Church, Otovwodo-Ughelli.