[Photos] Pastor reburied George Floyd, call him Obinna after tracing his descendant to Imo state


An Imo-based pastor identified as Pastor Humble Okoro, has made his own version of the funeral service for late George Floyd in Mbaise, Imo State.

Pastor Humble Okoro said that George Floyd’s native name was “Obinna” as he hailed from Imo state when he tried tracing his roots to Africa.

According to Leadership,a Nigerian newspaper that published the news, Pastor Okoro in the cause of carrying out the funeral made it known that:

“I have traced the ancestral root of George Obinna Floyd to Umuoffor kindred in Obokwu obibi Aboh Mbaise Imo State and I feel so happy now that we have reburied him alongside with his ancestors.”

46-year-old African-American citizen, George Floyd was killed by the police in Minneapolis after a white officer knelt on his neck amidst pleading from the suspect that he couldn’t breathe.