Bolanle Raheem laid to rest amidst tears in Lagos

Lagos – Slain pregnant Lagos-based lawyer, Barr. Mrs. Bolanle Raheem was on Tuesday, laid to rest in Lagos.

The funeral service which took place at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos, had in attendance family members and colleagues, including representatives of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).

The officiating cleric  Okechukwu Enelamah, a former Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, urged family members and friends not to cry “but rather be glad because she’s in a better place.”

He added that Bolanle’s death would breed social justice and judicial reforms in the country.

Late Bolanle Raheem was later laid to rest at a private burial at Vaults and Garden, Ikoyi.

Bolanle’s alleged killer, ASP Drambi Vandi was on Monday arraigned before the Lagos High Court on murder charges. He pleaded not guilty. Read more;

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