Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Saturday joined other Rivers leaders for the  memorial and thanksgiving in memory of Emmanuel Chinwenwo Aguma (SAN), Former Honourable Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice.

The Memorial Service which took place at Saint Paul's Cathedral, Garrison Port Harcourt was marked by the rendition of hymns and intercessory prayers for the family.

In a sermon, Rev. Canon Gideon Genka said the passage of Late Emmanuel Aguma (SAN) was a heavy loss to the entire state.

He said despite the tragic event, God has faithfully helped the Aguma family to bear the loss and  make sustained progress.

Rev Genka said that Late Emmanuel Aguma lived a worthy life and left behind fond memories  of performance.

In a remark on behalf of the family, Mr Chima Aguma said the passage of the Late Attorney-General of Rivers State was the toughest time for the family . He praised Governor Wike for standing with  the family all through their period of sorrow.

The memorial and thanksgiving service attracted top government officials, lawmakers , judges and lawyers.

Credit: Simeon Nwakaudu,