The former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, Olowu of Owu Kuta, Oba Adekunle Oyelude Makama led other dignitaries to attend the burial ceremony of late Colonel Isaac Ayodele Fayemiwo and his wife, Lady Evangelist Victoria Adejoke.
Many traditional rulers and other notable dignitaries were present at the event held at Ibokun, State of Osun.
At the funeral, Buratai described the late colonel and his wife as great achievers and humanists.
In his remarks at the event, the Olowu of Kuta, urged General Buratai to continue his selfless service to the nation.
Oba Oyelude assured the former Army Chief of the support of royal fathers and Nigerians for him and President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
Colonel Fayemiwo was born in the family of Chief Daniel Oyewole Fayemiwo and Chief Mrs Victoria Omoyefa Fayemiwo of blessed memory.
At the St. Peters Anglican Church, Ibokun, Papa Isaac Ayodele Fayemiwo was fondly called “BABA EGBE IJO PETERU MIMO IBOKUN”.
The deceased joined the Nigerian Army as a member of the Direct Regular Course 3 in November, 1969.
He served meritoriously in the Nigerian Army and was a member of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Senior Staff Course 3.