The wife of Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo who passed on the 19th of September 2015 will be buried on the 25th of November 2015. Mrs Awolowo will be buried with a white damask she bought for herself 36 years ago. She specified that she wanted the white damask cloth to be laid in her casket when she bought the piece of clothing 36 years ago.
Her daughter, Reverend (Mrs) Tola Oyediran also revealed that Mrs Awolowo will be in a gold casket which will be sent in from the United States of America. Madam Awolowo will be buried by her husband’s side.