The Casket arrives to Lagos Murtala Muhammed Airport. Students and staff of “Don Bosco Technical and Vocational Institute” welcome St. John Bosco in their main hall. Solemn Mass in honour of St. John Bosco presided by Bishop Jude Ayodeji Arogundade, in the Cathedral of the town.
The community in Akure welcomes St. John Bosco. The Casket is taken in procession through the city to the various catholic houses and the present and the retired Bishops of the Diocese have celebrated a Mass in honour of the Saint of the young.