Charles Dokubo Mourns Elder Sister
Defining his late sister as a mother as well as close friend, the Amnesty manager on Saturday at a funeral ceremony in Abonnema, Akuku-Toru local government area of Rivers State, stated his late sibling was always readily available for him whenever she was gotten in touch with. “Until her death, she stood by me through thick and thin”.
“Sister Ama, I know you are at peace where you are and there is no need for tears. I know how much tears I shed on the day of your death when I received the phone call that you had passed on. As I stood motionless in my office, consumed with grief, the tears kept rolling, giving me a feeling of emptiness of heart. I realized that a pain has come that will never go away and I must own that you have gone forever”, Dokubo said in a tribute before her body was interred.
While recalling her care and love for her siblings and family members, he said, “For me, your younger brother, you always shared in my joys, sorrows, laughter, tears and successes; an inspiration from my tender age to my adulthood, up to the time you departed. You are gone, but there is a place deep down in my heart where God has placed a love for you. My beloved sister, you will remain there forever”.
Dokubo stated he considered himself fortunate to have had a loving, caring and also encouraging sis like Madam Amaro. “I will miss our little talks, our uncommon jokes, your comforting and reassuring voice; your inspirational words of wisdom, guidance and advice”.
Till her death on April 11, in Abuja at the age of 73, Madam Amaro presided over a growing business empire with varied passions and also was additionally a contractor to regional and multinational companies as well as MDAs in Rivers State. She was also a respected leader in the community and also religious leader.
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