Late Senator JKN Waku on Monday March 11, 2019, began his journey to his final resting place at Waku Adinya country home in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.
A program of events tagged “celebration of life and times of Senator JKN Waku” released by the central planning committee for his interment showed that a Requiem Mass was held at Holy Cross Church Gwarinpa in Abuja and followed by an all night wake keep at his Abuja residence, all on the 11th March.
On Wednesday 13th March, the body of the late Senator would leave National Hospital for his residence where it will Lie in State for one hour from 9am to 10 am after which it will depart for Makurdi, capital of Benue State.
In Makurdi, the body will be taken to St Mary’s Catholic Church North Bank for Wake Keep Mass. On the same day, there will also be a Christian Wake Keep at the late Senators residence in Makurdi.
On Thursday March 14, there will be another Requiem Mass and final internment at the Waku Adinya Country home, Mbakyongo, Guma LGA.
The program of events was signed by Major General E T Nienge, Chairman and TerhemenAndzenge Secretary.