The Governor of Anambra State, Chukwuma Soludo, has revealed how he’ll bury his late father, Simeon Soludo.
In accordance with Soludo, his late father can be buried beneath strict compliance with the Anambra State burial legal guidelines.
Naija Information gathered that Soludo said this after receiving a condolence letter from members of the State Government Council, delivered by the Deputy Governor, Onyekachukwu Ibezim, and the Secretary to the State Authorities, Solo Chukwulobelu.
Soludo, in a press release launched by way of his spokesperson, Christian Aburime, thanked members of ANSEC for his or her thoughtfulness and solidarity at this tough second.
The assertion learn, “The governor reiterated the symbolic coincidence of his father’s demise, saying he died at about 7:45 am on Monday, November 6, 2023, which coincided with the anniversary of his election.
“Soludo additional mentioned his father lived a befitting life and can be accorded a good burial devoid of obscenities. He added that the burial can be in strict compliance with the Anambra burial legal guidelines. No fanning of ego!
“The governor, nevertheless, promised to subject a proper assertion regarding the burial preparations.
“No individual shall erect any billboard, banner, or posters of the deceased. Individuals are allowed to erect solely directional posts. No directional publish shall be erected earlier than seven days to the burial date and needs to be eliminated not later than seven days after the burial date.
“No individual shall deposit a corpse within the mortuary past two months from the date of demise. Any one who contravenes this shall pay a tremendous of N100,000 or serve an imprisonment time period of six months, or each.
“No individual is allowed to dam a street for any burial besides with permission from the suitable native authorities authority.
“No individual shall publicly show a casket for fabrication and sale within the state, and any one who contravenes is liable to pay a tremendous of N50,000 or go to jail for one month, or each.
“There shall be no second funeral rites after burial besides within the case of legacy.
“There shall be no wake-keep of any type for any deceased individual within the state. All vigil-mass/service of songs/non secular exercise for the deceased earlier than burial shall terminate by 9 pm.
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“There shall be no meals, drink, stay band, cultural entertainers throughout and after any vigil-mass/service of songs/non secular exercise for the deceased.”
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