The family of late Nigerian gospel singer Sammie Okposo has announced the burial plans for the artiste.
The ‘Well Welu’ crooner died on the 25th of November, with the cause of his death unknown. He was 51 years old.
A statement signed by the family’s representative, Hector Okposo, confirmed that the 51-year-old singer “slept and went to be with the Lord”.
According to the burial arrangements announced by the late singer’s family, the ‘Sammie Okposo (Farewell) Praise Party’ (S.O.P.P.) will be held on the 13th of December, Scheduled to take place at La Madison Place, Oniru, Lagos, at 5 pm, the party will take the form of an industry tribute night.
On the 14th of December, there will be a Service of Song at the House on the Rock Cathedral, Lekki, Lagos, at 6 pm.
Private interment will follow this on the 15th of December.
The week-long funeral ceremony will be wrapped up on Sunday, 18th of December, with an Outing Service at The Logic Church, Lekki, Lagos.
In a statement, the family described the late singer as a beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, and Minister of God.
Born in May 1971, Okposo was a music producer and psalmist. He was also the CEO of Zamar Entertainment.