HID and her casket

The remains of the Awolowo matriarch, Mrs. Hannah Idowu Dideolu (HID) Awolowo, arrived on November 15 at the Park Lane, Apapa, Lagos home of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, for the beginning of the 11-day funeral rites.

The body which was laid in a Gold casket received by the governor of Oyo -Abiola Ajimobi, his wife Mrs Florence Ajimobi and other Oyo residents. Mama HID Awolowo was led to her residence at Oke-Bola, Ibadan where she was laid in state for about 30 minutes.

She would be buried af­ter a funeral service at the Saints. Saviours Anglican Church on Wednesday, No­vember 25 in Ikenne after se­ries of funeral programmes.

See photos of the casket below:

HID's casket

HID's casket 1

HID's casket 2