Oneya, former NFA chairman, to be buried on Sept 10, 2021
The stays of the previous chairman of the Nigeria Soccer Affiliation (now Nigeria Soccer Federation), Brigadier Basic Dominic Obukadata Oneya (rtd) can be dedicated to mom earth on September 10, 2021, at his Ehwerhe Agbahroh residence in Delta state.
Oneya, born on Might 26, 1948, handed away on August 5, 2021, on the age of 73.
In response to a burial programme by the household, the previous navy administrator of Kano and Benue states will start his remaining homeward journey on Wednesday, September 8 with a vigil mass on the St. Jude’s Catholic Church in Effurun, Delta state.
On the tenth, his corpse will go away the mortuary for lying-in-state at his residence on the GRA, Effurun by 8 am.
This can be adopted by a funeral mass on the St. Jude’s Catholic Church earlier than remaining internment at his residence in Ehwerhe Agbahroh.
Leisure of company will happen afterwards at Ehwerhe Grammar College whereas the burial programme can be rounded off with a thanksgiving Mass at St. Jude’s Catholic Church, GRA Effurun on Sunday, twelfth September 2021.
The late Oneya was chairman of the Nigeria Soccer Affiliation from 1999 to 2002. Nigeria hosted the 1999 FIFA U20 World Cup throughout his time period of workplace.