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Govs, other dignitaries arrive Rivers community for Wigwe’s burial

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Some governors and other dignitaries from the Southeast, South-South and other parts of the country have arrived the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, branch in Isiokpo in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, where a service is being held for the former Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank Plc, Dr Herbert Wigwe.

Wigwe, his wife, Doreen, and son, Chizzy who died recently in a helicopter crash that happened near a border town between California and Nevada, United States, will be buried on Saturday (today).

Governor Siminalayi Fubara of Rivers State, Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State and a former Nigerian Ambassador to Scandinavian countries, Dr Godknows Igali, amongst others, are currently in the community for the burial.

The Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Olatunji Disu, is also on ground amid heavy security.

Pmnews.ng recalls that family members, friends and mourners had on Friday, attended the Christian wake organised in honour of the deceased in the community.

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