The family of Emma Okwuke has announced his demise after a protracted illness, reports ITRealms
A press statement made available to ITRealms, by the Secretary, Nigerian Information and Communication Technology Reporters Association (NITRA), Mr. Kunle Azeez, said that Emmanuel Okwuke, a senior ICT reporter with the Independent, and committed member of NITRA, has kicked the bucket.
Late Emma Okwuke passed on December 24 morning after a prolonged illness.
“I have been sadly directed by NITRA President to announce to you that Emma Okwuke of Daily Independent , who just passed away … after doctors battled to save his life all through the night,” Azeez said.
He also prayed for the repose of Emma Okwuke to rest in peace.
In a related development, Azeez said the family has fixed dates for late Okwuke’s final burial rites.
According to him, on Friday December 30, there will be Service of Songs between 4pm and 6pm at his residence, Oreyo Quarters, By Agbalumo Bus Stop, after Igbe Junction in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.
While on Saturday, December 31, interment and laying of his remains to earth in his Ikorodu residence by 10am.
May his soul and that of all departed rest in perfect peace.