The remains of the former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme on Monday arrived at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
The body was flown in from London to Abuja, Nigeria on Monday morning.
Receiving the body of the late vice president are family members, cabinet members and top government officials.
Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was on ground to receive the body and witness the parade of honour.
The Nigerian Airforce Charlie 130 aircraft is also on ground to move the corpse to Enugu for the interment on Tuesday, Channels tv reports.