Tears, Tributes As Cleric, Wonosikou, Is Laid To Rest

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From Tom Garba, Yola
The Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria (LCCN), Numan Adamawa state witnessed a mammoth crowd of mourners and well-wishers gathered in the headquarters of the church to thank God for a life well spent by Rt.-Rev Dr Danu Harris Wonosikou who died 22nd December 22, 2015 and was buried on January 30, 2016.
Wonosikou, who had bagged his Masters and PhD degrees in Theology from the United Kingdom and the United States in the early 80s and early 1990s respectively, was a lecturer in the Lutheran Bible College and Theological College of Northern Nigeria (TCNN), Bukuru Jos.
The burial of “Baba Bishop” as he was popularly called attracted the high and mighty personalities from Adamawa, including Governor Jibrila Bindow, the Deputy Governor, Marthins Babale, Former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Alex Sabundu Bade, Anglican Bishop of Jos , Benjamin Kwasi, Anglican Bishop of Yola , Ibrahim Anfani, current and ex-senators, representatives of CAN, FCS and TCNN.
Tributes also flowed freely as many eulogised the life of Wonosikou, with all agreeing that the late cleric had lived a humble and meek life for the sake of the Cross and Humanity, as Wonosikou changed many lives across Northern Nigeria with his preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ, most especially in Bachama Kingdom.

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