Former Vice president, Alex Ekwueme has been buried in Oko, Anambra State.
The interment was witnessed by family members, friends and politicians from across the world.
The former Vice President was given a befitting worthy of an elder statesman.
Earlier at the Church service, in recognition of his contributions to nation building, the federal government has renamed the Federal University, Ndufu Alike Ikwo, Ebonyi state after the late Alex Ekwueme.
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo announced this in Oko, Anambra state.
He said the government decided to rename the school after the great Nigeria as a way of immortalising him.
Alex Ekwueme died in London last year.