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On Friday 29th October, 2021, one of the prominent Kogi families in Lagos, Orugun laid their wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Mrs Eunice Folake Abiodun Orungun to rest in Lagos.


It was a great day for the family especially for one of her daughters, popular UK based Event planner, Oluwabukola Alaba Caroline,popularly called Ebony Queen and her siblings as they gave their mum a befitting burial.


According to Ebonyqueen, in her tribute,her mum was an epitome of beauty to behold and she will be greatly miss"My Mother ! You were gone before I knew it and only God knew why. You never said you were leaving not to talk of saying goodbye. You were my mother, my sister, my friend and everything, An epitome of beauty to behold, such to be admired predominantly.  Mummy mi you live, love, laugh, learn and leave legacy. You did all this and much more. Mummy you touched hearts and changed lives, loves leaves a memory no one can steal. I love you dearly even in your death. You taught me to love God and I have learnt and given me strength to hold on to hope. Mummy no one can ever replace you, you are one in a billion. I carry you with me, by me, in me, the touch you lit will burn forever".


The rites of passage began with the Christian wake keep at her residence in Iju Ishaga,while the funeral service took place at Redeemed Christian of God in Obalende, before she was finally laid to rest at the Ebony Vault, in Ikoyi. Entertainment of guests followed immediately at Blue Ribon event center at Abule-Egba.


At the reception,the hall  was beautifully decorated with a touch of white and blue and it was filled to the brim. Many dignitaries came to support  Ebony queen and her siblings.

 The event was nothing short of a cultural spectacle,as family members, friends, captains of industries, political leaders cutting across all parties were full-on the ground, decked in rich apparel.


Ebony Queen Events took care of the whole ceremony. From the security to the food vendors,she packaged it all. And there was enough to eat and drink.


Guests were later treated to a wining and dining session. Bidemi Olaoba and his 'And the bible says' band,thrilled guests and the celebrant  danced with her friends and family.



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