Fifteen-year-old Tamara Odibi broke down in tears yesterday as her father, Mr. Sym Otike- Odibi, who was allegedly stabbed to death by his third wife, Mrs. Udeme Otike-Odibi, at their Diamond Estate, Sangotedo area of Lagos State, was lowered into the earth. The teenager, who was escorted by her mother, was dressed in black.
She described her late father as, “my best friend.” This was even as Reverend John Akinjide Adeyemo of Victory Baptist Church, Ajah, implored family members of the deceased, not to seek vengeance for Odibi’s murder.
The pastor spoke during the funeral service of Odibi, held at Victoria Garden Cemetery, Ajah. As the pallbearers lowered the casket into the ground, Odibi’s first wife, Irvine, Tamara, friends and family members burst into tears. Read more