Chief Nnauka Dennis Nnadozie Nwokedi, the Enyioha-dum of Nwokeanyimahu family of Umudurure kindred of Durukpokowa village Amiyi-Akah Autonomous Community in Njaba Imo State has passed on. Umuaka Times gathered that Chief Nwokedi passed on a couple of months ago after a brief illness.
In a press statement issued last week by the first son of the late Chief Nwokedi, Mr Dona Nwokedi who is known as Ogbuefi, Eze Ndi Igbo and Ochendu across Nigeria, America and UK, the burial arrangements for the transition of the late icon has been released.
Umuaka Times gathered that there will be a Christian wakes night on Thursday 1st Sept 2022 in the Nwokedi compound of Durukpokowa village Amiyi-Akah Autonomous Community. The next day, 2nd September 2022, the remains of Chief Nwokedi leave the mortuary by 7 am to his village and by 8 am, the body lies in state in the family compound.
By 10 am on the same day, a requiem Mass at St Paul’s Catholic Church Amiyi-Akah is conducted for the repose of his soul. Interment follows immediately by 12 mid day in the Nwokedi family compound.