REMAINS of the late Prophet Reuben Oluchukwu Okafor was laid to rest in his country home, Akpu Village, Ukpo Dunukofia Local Government council of Anambra State.
Prophet Okafor, until his death was the general overseer of Christ Revival Church International, Awka.
He was born 40 years ago to the family of late Mr. Peter and Mrs. Caroline Ugonna Okafor of Irunebo kindred of Akpu Village, Ukpo, and was the fourth child and third son of the family.
He had his primary school at Central School and his secondary school at Boy’s Secondary School both at Ukpo, Dunukofia LGA.
He was baptized and confirmed in St. Mary’s Anglican Church Ukpo.
The late Prophet Okafor was married to Mrs Ifeyinwa Okafor, from Ebenebe in Awka North LGA.
He was known to have lived a life worthy of emulation and was dedicated to the service of God and humanity. His wife described him as a mentor and brave man, who also cares for the family.
His children, Chimdindu Okafor, Ifechidere, Chinwendu and Onyebuchi among others described him as a man of good character, kind-hearted, gracious, peaceful, loving and hard working adding that he would be missed by his church members, family and well-wishers.