Ochor Buries Father, Amidst Pageantry and Glamour

Rt.  Christopher Ochor Ochor, Deputy Speaker, the Deputy Speaker of DTHA (Centre)  well wishers at the burial of Late Chief Elder Francis Anamali Ochor. 

UMUTU/Nigeria: The remains of Chief Francis Anamali Ochor, father of the Deputy Speaker and the member representing Ukwuani constituency in the state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor  has been laid to rest at his town, Umutu, in Ukwanui LGA, amidst pageantry and Glamour as the event attracted some of the best Delta cultural display and traditional dances, and dignitaries from all works of life to include the state Governor, senator Ifeanyi Okowa,

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (left) and the Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor, during the Burial reception of Late Francis Anamali Ochor, at Umutu Mixed Secondary School, Umutu Delta State. PIX ; JIBUNOR SAMUEL.

members of the state House of Assembly, present and passed political appointees, members of the state oil producing area development commission , family members friends and well wishers.

At a funeral service organized in honour of late Chief Francis Anamali Ochor, the officiating pastor, Apostle Allen Emmanuel said everyone will experience death stressing that death was an inevitable end of every living being.

He added that at death believers will give account of how they spent their lives on Earth

According to him, total submission to God was the only way for eternity. 

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (middle); Delta State PDP Chairman, Barr. Kingsley Esiso (left) and Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori, during the Burial reception of Late Francis Anamali Ochor, at Ugbeleme Primary School, Umutu Delta State. PIX ; JIBUNOR SAMUEL.

The grave side prayer was said by pastor B.S ldogun, while the dust to dust rite was performed by children of the deceased and family members at the family compound

In an interview with the first son, Rt. Hon.  Christopher Ochor Ochor spoke on his father’s legacies and stressed the need for those left behind to emulate him

He described his late father as lovely, peaceful, and caring one would miss greatly.

At the reception ceremony which took place at Umutu mixed secondary school, different dance groups entertained guest.

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