Mayowa Ahmed of #SaveMayowa who gave up the ghost on the 21st of August 2016 in a hospital in South Africa after battling with cancer has been buried.
It was reported that Mayowa passed on, following an announcement of her death by a family member via a series of tweets.
According to a source that disclosed to ENCOMIUM Weekly says Mayowa was buried in South Africa not because of the inability of her family members but because she was a Muslim and according to Islamic rites she had to be buried the day she died.
“Shukurat Mayowa Ahmed died in South Africa and has since been buried according to Muslim rites. Not that there was no money to fly her corpse back to Nigeria. After all, the police have lifted embargo on her bank account to enable the family access enough fund to take care of her and every other expense concerning her. And now that she couldn’t survive the ailment, the best thing is to bury her immediately in South Africa so far she was a Muslim. I think that was what happened. May her soul rest in peace.”
After a campaign launched to raise money for Mayowa,Nigerians raised about N100 million for her treatment and she was flown Abroad for her surgery. It was reported that she passed on 10 days later.