If you are familiar with Tonimas Oil, especially in Southern Nigeria, then you will know that the celebrated burial ceremony of the popular late Anthony Obiagbaoso Enukeme, also known Tonimas which is the name of his business as he was always referred to as TONIMAS.
He was the CEO of Tonimas Oil before his death in June 2020. The late Anthony Obiagbaoso Enukeme Burial casket and how he was celebrated by his relatives have since been the gist of the week.
Topics Nigeria has gathered the photos from the late CEO of Tonimas Oil burial and the casket that have got people talking on social media.
Tomina’s Burial took place this weekend in his home town, Neni, Anaocha Local government area with a lot of crowd and prayers from both churches, community, industries, and his fellow traders came together to pray and praise him on his burial ceremony.
He was buried according to Christianity rite. A catholic mass prayer was held for him by Bishop of Awka Diocese, Rev. Dr. Peter Okpaleke, and Bishop of Aba Dioses. Other Bishop like Rev. Dr. Augustine Echema also joined the Funeral Service at St. James Catholic Parish Neni.
Anthony Obiagboso Enukeme, the CEO of Tonimas and the Chairman of Tonimas Group died on Tuesday 9th, 2020. Buried on Friday 14th of August, 2020 at the St. John’s Parish in Neni Anaocha Lga. Anambra. After the funeral service, a mass thanksgiving would be held on Sunday the 16 of August 2020 in the same church.
Tonimas casket cost about 5 million nairas according to a close relative who told Tropics Nigeria.
Among the Politicians that attended the funeral service are Governor Obaino, represented by his Secretary to the state government- Professor Solo Chukwulobelu. He described the late Chief Enukeme as a man of peculiar philanthropic-style, that the Igbos must try to emulate to sustain as a shared value.
Video of Tonimas Burial Ceremony
Ife anyi ji ka mba…Anuka Masquerade Umueze Neni paying last respects to Late Onowu Neni Chief Anthony Obiagbaoso Enukeme. CEO Tonimas Group. @ouijaicrois @AfamDeluxo @kenea_ @nwanyi_ocha @Nobsdaslushhkid @EmekaAmakeze pic.twitter.com/DQ1u7jWmpw
— Lancelot Onyeka (@_swiftknight) August 15, 2020