An Engineering Technocrat Is Gone

It is with a deep sense of loss that we received the sad news of the passing of our distinguished Fellow, an engineering technocrat and erudite professional, Engr. Foluseke Abidemi Somolu, FNIM, FNSE, FAEng, former Senior Special Assistant to Presidents Obasanjo and Yar'Adua on Power Sector Reform and Coordinator of the National Integrated Power Project, is gone at 69 years.

This is to notify all Fellows of the Academy that the burial arrangements of Engr. Foluseke Abidemi Somolu, FNIM, FNSE, FAEng as announced by the Family are as follows;

TUESDAY 22nd September, 2015
Night of Tribute
Venue: Unilag Staff School Hall, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos
Time: 4:00pm

WEDNESDAY 23rd September, 2015
Wake Keeping
Venue: Harbour Point Event Hall, No. 4, Wilmot Point Road, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos
Time: 4:00pm

THURSDAY 24th September, 2015
Funeral Service
Venue: Williams Memorial Methodist Church, Ago-Ijaiye, No. 1, Ondo Street, Ebutte-Metta, Lagos Mainland (very close to Lagos Mainland L.G, adjacent to Railway Corporation, Lagos)
Time: 11:00am

Interment
Venue: The Vault & Gardens, Ikoyi, Lagos
Time: From Church Service

Reception
Venue:
Harbour Point Event Hall, No. 4, Wilmot Point Road, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos

Please note:

(i) that Fellows are expected to robe during the Funeral Service at the Williams Memorial Methodist Church at No. 1, Ondo Street, Ebute-Metta, Lagos Mainland, Lagos on Thursday, 24th September, 2015 to pay their last respect to our esteem Fellow.

(ii) that Fellows that want to write TRIBUTE can do so and forward to Engr. Prof. D. A. Aderibigbe at daader@gmail.com /or call- 08033051637 on or before Friday, 18th September, 2015.

May his Gentle Soul Rest in Perfect Peace.

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