The University of Regina Cougars Men’s Rugby club to hold memorial service for Promise Chukwudum today
The University of Regina Cougars rugby team will be holding a memorial service for teammate, Promise Chukwudum Friday, 4th January.
The organizers in a Facebook post said the event will take place at the Regina Rugby Club by 6 pm and are also asking attendees to bring a donation to the Regina Food Bank.
The 19-year-old international Student from Nigeria was found dead Dec. 21 after he had been missing since Nov. 17. Police have said there is no indication that Chukwudum’s death was suspicious.
Chukwudum’s family in a statement are asking for privacy at this time and say a private service will be held for him in early January.