Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, who attended the funeral of Obinna Iyiegbu, better known as Obi Cubana, explained why he was present.
The burial at Oba in Idemili North Local Government of Anambra State has been the talk of the town.
The event was attended by businessmen, politicians, musicians, and actors.
Social media has been trending with pictures and videos of the event.
The people who saw the picture of Kyari at his burial expressed shock, lamenting that the services of the supercop are needed elsewhere at a time when there is heightened insecurity in the country.
Kyari said he attended the funeral because of his relationship with Iyiegbu, who he described as hardworking, in a Facebook post.
Obinna Iyiegbu, known as Obi Cubana, is one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs and humble personalities I have known for many years. He is my brother and good friend.”
“I had to squeeze out time from my busy schedule today to honor him, by attending the burial of his beloved mother in Oba town, Anambra state, for his good nature and good heart.
May GOD Almighty give the family the strength to cope with the loss. Thank you. Amen.