Medical Laboratory Scientists in Rivers State led by the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) Rivers Branch Chairman Dr. Jane Obi-Thomas joined other well meaning Rivers people to pay final respect to Chief Kingsford Major Jack (Papa Jack) at his country home of Abonema.
According to the Chairman, the journey started from the Morgue in UPTH as early as 7. 00am. On rolling out the Casket bearing the remains of the erudite Teacher, Mentor and dear Father, they adorned it with a Laboratory coat and Banner.
Thereafter, there was a procession by Scientists adorned in their professional attire and the body was eventually escorted out of UPTH.
Also in a show of solidarity and support to the mourning family, Rivers Excos attended the burial and presented a welfare package to the widow of late Papa Jack on behalf of AMLSN at his home.
Chief Kingsford Major Jack passed on the 3rd of September 2020. He was aged 88. Adieu!