Privilege sources close to Midwest Herald has confirmed that the remains of Capt. Idahosa Okunbo, who died in a London hospital will be buried in London later at a date to be announced by his family.
The decision we learnt, is part of the Philanthropist last wish.
This development did not come as a surprise to close friends of the departed philanthropist, whose desire while alive was to further the socio-cultural interest of the Benins.
Unverified source told Midwest Herald last night that his decision not to return to the land he so much cherished and served was as a result of ‘unimaginable betrayal’ from a section of his beneficiaries.20