First photos from HID Awolowo’s Burial

First photos from HID Awolowo’s Burial

Yvonne Williams

Today November 25 would have marked the 100th birthday of  the late matriarch of the Awolowo family, HID Awolowo. Chief (Mrs) Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo is today November 25, being buried beside her husband in the family compound in Ikenne, Ogun state.

HID Awolowo died on Saturday, September 19 shortly after a meeting with her family members, at the age of 99.

Present at the funeral of Chief H.I.D Awolowo were distinguished personalities: VP Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, Oyo state governor Abiola Ajimobi, Osun state governor Rauf Aregbesola, Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha, Shonekan, Daisy Danjuma, Yakubu Gowon, Oladipo Diya, Rotimi Amaechi, Tambuwal, Obasanjo in Ikenne, Ogun state.



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