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Destiny Etiko, Mary Igwe, others pictured at the burial ceremony of Nollywood actor, Stanley Okoro..

Destiny Etiko, Mary Igwe, others pictured at the burial ceremony of Nollywood actor, Stanley Okoro

Some of your favourite Nollywood personalities were present during the burial ceremony of their deceased colleague, Stanley Rabbi Okoro, fondly called “Ibu Junior”.

(Photo credit: Mary Igwe’s Instagram page)

The fast rising actor who died on August 11, 2021, was finally laid to rest on Wednesday August 25, 2021, at his father’s compound in Okpanku, Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu State.

His funeral was attended by a lot of Nollywood personalities, which include Destiny Etiko, Mary Igwe, Chigozie Atuanya, Jane Obi, Kevin Uvo, Maleek Miltons, Jonas Izuegbu, Chidi Chijioke, Ekene Umenwa, Tcharles Ozuruigbo, and a host of others.

(Photo credit: Tcharles Ozuruigbo Instagram page)

Some of those who attended the burial ceremony took to their respective social media platforms to share photos from the ceremony. Some equally wrote touching tributes to the deceased as they bade him farewell.

Sharing photos from the burial ceremony, Nollywood actress, Mary Igwe captioned her post: “The past two days have been a very emotional one for me as we said goodbye to a dear friend and brother. But who are we to question God? But like the word of God says, in all things we give God thanks. Rest in peace my dear friend and brother. It is well.”

(Photo credit: Destiny Etiko’s Instagram page)

“Finally we @destinyetikoofficial @maleekmiltons001 and the rest of us…we say goodbye to you my brother @officialrabbio. RIP bro,” Nollywood actor, Atuanya Chigozie wrote via his official Instagram page hours ago.

(Photo credit: Jane Obi’s Instagram page)

“Every beginning definitely must have an end. As you have ended your journey on earth, I pray you receive eternal rest in the bosom of our Lord Jesus. May your departure bring peace, love and unity to the family you left behind. Adieu @officialrabbio,” Nollywood movie director, Chidi Chijioke captioned his post on Instagram.

See more photos below…

(Photo credit: Mary Igwe’s Instagram page)

(Photo credit:Ekene Umenwa’s Instagram page)

(Photo credit: Destiny Etiko’s Instagram page)

(Destiny Etiko pictured with Chigozie Atuanya. Photo credit: Chigozie Atuanya’s Instagram page)

(Movie producer, Jonas Izuegbu. Photo credit: Tcharles Ozuruigbo’s Instagram page)

(Photo credit: Tcharles Ozuruigbo’s Instagram page)

(Scene from the candle night held in honour of late Stanley Rabbi Okoro on Tuesday, in Enugu State)

The death of Stanley Rabbi Okoro came as a huge shock to most Nigerians, especially as it was alleged that he died as a result of food poisoning. The deceased was obviously loved by many, including his colleagues in the movie Industry.

(Photo credit: Stanley Okoro’s Instagram page currently managed by a member of his family)

Indeed, his demise is a case of “one death too many”.

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