By Biodun Ayeni
Nollywood Actor, Chigozie Atuanya who lost his aged father, Elder Dominic Nonyelum Atuanya few moths ago after a brief illness has finally announced the burial plans.
His 77 year old father who was a native of Agu-Ukwu Nri, Anambra State, had breathed his last in a private hospital in the state.
Six months after his demise, Atuanaya’s family are ready to bury their father and as well perform all other burial rites according to Igbo tradition.
According to the late actor, the burial proceeding of Elder Dominic Nonyelum Atuanya (Nnabuenyi) Aged 77, is as follows: Wednesday August, 26, 2015, by 6pm, there would be a Christian Wake Keep at his compound Akamkpisi Agbani Village in NRI,Anaocha LGA Anambra State.
Which would be followed by Lying in state/requiem service/Internment on Thursday, August 27, by 10am
Chigozie Atuanya has been in the Nigeria movie industry for over a decade. He was also one of the top Delta Soap Models. His latest movie production ‘Chetanna’ has been receiving accolades and awards in Nigeria and beyond.
The proud father of a beautiful baby girl married his heartthrob, Jennifer Oranika, on Sunday March 31, 2013 at the bride’s village in Abatete, Anambra state.