Funeral rites for the Spokesman of Pan-Yoruba sociocultural group, Afenifere, Mr. Yinka Odumakin, on Thursday, kicked off at the Police College, Ikeja in Lagos State.
The late human rights activist died on Saturday, 3 April, 2021.
There were tributes and service of songs at the venue.
On Friday, 23 April, his body, according to the family, will depart Lagos for his Moro country home in Ife North Local Government Area of Osun State.
In Moro, there will be candle light procession at Origbo Anglican Grammar school. Take off time is 6pm.
On Saturday, 24 April, 2021, there will be lying-in-state at 8am at Origbo Anglican Grammar School, Moro.
Funeral service takes place at 10am, after which his remains will be interred at a private ceremony.