The Chief Executive Officer of XLR8 Nigeria Limited, Mr Claixthus Okoruwa is currently in his hometown to bury his father Frederick Omonlogbe Okoruwa who passed away recently at the age of 78 years.
A teacher, a humanitarian and an administrator, Mr Okoruwa was aptly described by the family he left behind with the s of William Shakespare, “His life was gentle, and the element so mixed in him that nature might stand up and say to all the world, this was a man.
According to the funeral arrangement, there vigil mass at St Paul Catholic Church, Airport Road, Benin City on Wednesday, October 31st and evening of tributes at Bishop Kelly Pastoral Centre, Airport Road, Benin City on Friday 2nd November. There will be lying-in-state in his country home in Ivue-Uromi the next day and requiem mass at St John’s Catholic Church.
There will be thanksgiving on Sunday November 4th in the same church.