Nollywood veteran, Enebeli Elebuwa was laid to rest today [Jan. 11]… the requiem mass in his honour started at exactly 12 noon at the St. Michael Catholic Church on Lewis Street, Lafiaji, Lagos Island, Lagos.
Present at the mass were widow of the late actor, Jenifer Elebuwa, children, Oyemike, Odiache, Zaygaz and Koleseyemun Elebuwa. Nollywood colleagues that also paid their last respect include, Justus Esiri, Emeka Okafor, Richard Mofe Damijo, Monalisa Chinda and Mike Ezunronye.
The remains of the actor was handled by the pall bearers of the Ebony Casket…Lagos State Governor and Delta State governors were said to have donated towards to the burial ceremony which culminated at the Victoria Court Cemetery, Ajah, Lagos.
Below are some images from the funeral rites of the veteran Nollywood actor:
|Reverend father Gabriel Osu blessing the widow and children of Enebeli Elebuwa|
|Actors, Emeka Okafor and Richard Mofe Damijo flanked by friends of the late actor|
|Justus Esiri unable to control his emotions as Mike Ezunronye looks on sorrowfully in the church premises|
|Pall bearers from the Ebony Casket ferrying the remains of Enebeli Elebuwa|
|Daughter of deceased, Koliseyemun and her mother, Jenifer Elebuwa|
|Enebeli Elebuwa’s widow, Jenifer Elebuwa been consoled by one of her daughters|
|Officiating priest, Reverend Father, Gabriel Osu reading scriptures from the Holy Bible at the resting place of Enebeli Elebuwa|
|The remains of the late actor, Enebeli Elebuwa being lowered into the ground by pall bearers of Ebony Casket and funeral services|
|Son of the deceased, Oyemike Elebuwa and his sisters and mother at the grave side|
|Widow, Jenifer Elebuwa been consoled by one of her daughters|
|Monalisa Chinda and a colleague at the grave yard|