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OJB Jezreel Family releases late singer's burial details

OJB who passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 after a long term battle with Kidney disease will be buried at the Ikoyi cemetery on the 8th of July, 2016.

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The family of late music producer and singer, Babatunde Okungbowa aka  OJB Jezreel have released details for his final burial rites.

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OJB Jezreel

(OJB Jezreel)

 

OJB who passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 after a long term battle with Kidney disease will be buried at the Ikoyi cemetery on the 8th of July, 2016.

OJB battled with kidney problems since 2013 and was flown to India for a transplant. However, his kidney transplant failed again a week before his demise and OJB passed on.

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The late singer sadly passed on while preparing  for his 50th birthday slated for 4th of July this year.

His body has been deposited in Farewell Funeral Homes, Isolo.

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OJB Jezreel

(Bella Naija )

 

A candle light procession will hold on Monday, July 4, 2016 by 5pm. The Kick off point will be the late singer's house at No4, Gbaja street, Surulere, Lagos.

A wake keeping, service of songs and tributes will take place on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Ojays, National Stadium, Surulere by 5pm.

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His final burial will be on July 8 with a lying in state at his residence from 7am – 8am immediately followed by a service at Redeemed  Christian Church of God, Grace Chapel, 129, Ogunlana Drive Surulere, Lagos.

He will be buried at the Ikoyi Cemetery, Ikoyi immediately after service.

May his soul rest in peace.

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He is survived by his father, Chief Anthony Okungbowa(Arase of Agbor); siblings, Mrs.Theresa Ebunola Gamba(USA), Mr. Cornelius Archibong(England), Mr. Albert Okungbowa(USA), Mr. Anthony Okungbowa, Marvin Okungbowa, Bose Ajila Okungbowa, Joseph Okungbowa; wives, Mabel Babatunde Okungbowa, June Okungbowa, Korede Okungbowa and eight children.

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