Naija News Understands that the Islamic burial rite was led by the Chief Imam of Ilorin, Sheikh Mohammed Bashir Soliu. The funeral was supervised by a team of COVID-19 Technical Committee.
In a brief sermon, an Islamic scholar, Abubakar Aliagan, described the late chief of staff as a silent achiever, a philanthropist as well as promoter of unity.
The number of attendees at the burial was limited in compliance with COVID-19 protocols.
Dignitaries at the low-key burial include Deputy Governor Kayode Alabi; Secretary to the State Government Prof Mamman Saba Jubril; Special Adviser to the Governor on Political Matters Saadudeen Salaudeen; Special Adviser on Special Duties Yinka Aluko; Special Assistant to the Governor on Religious Affairs (Islamic), Zubair Dan Maigoro, Senior Advisor and Counselor to the Governor Kale Belgore and the Director-General, Bureau of Lands Bolaji Edun.
Here are some of the Pictures of the Burial ceremony