Breaking News: Rachel Oniga’s Family Announces Burial Date


Family of the late award-winning Nigerian actress, Rachel Oniga has announced burial plans for her remains.

The family of the deceased Nollywood actress fixed her burial for August 26 and 27, 2021.

The son of the actress, Tunji Oniga, disclosed the development on Wednesday in Lagos State.

Tunji, while speaking with NAN, said the wake-keep will hold August 26 at her residence in Magodo, Lagos.

He further stated that the actress would be laid to rest on August 27 at a cemetery yet to be disclosed by the family.

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He said, “My mother’s death is shocking to me, in fact, I don’t believe she is dead. When I see her phone rings and she isn’t there to take the call, the reality will dawn on me.”

“She was a philanthropist, who is always bothered about the needs of others.”

Recall that Oniga died after battling with an undisclosed ailment on July 30, at the age of 64.

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