…..By Jon Egie
Another retiree, Mr. Isaac Bukuwei, an Environmental Health Officer who was disengaged from active service in 2019 has died. He was aged 62.
A statement issued by Mr. Bukuwei Ebimenewei and Mr. Adawei Omutui on behalf of the children and family respectively said the remains of late Isaac Bukuwei will be laid to rest in his hometown, Obetebe in Burutu local government area of Delta State tomorrow, Friday, August 3.
A service of songs had been held in his honour yesterday, Wednesday, August 11, at Pupu-Gbene (Burutu Corner).
Reacting to the death of the Health Officer, a colleague in a Retirees pool, @esada, while commenting on the obit said, “This is one of us who retired in 2019. A fallen gallant heroes whose burial comes up this Friday. My heartfelt condolences to the family.
Another colleague on the same [email protected] remarked, “My utmost condolences, please. RIP dear colleague. It’s most unfortunate to hear about the demise of a retired colleague. This is principally due to the lack of funds for personal maintenance. We cry for God’s intervention in the payment of our gratuities/pensions IJCN, Amen.”