Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated Ogiame Atuwatse III on his coronation as the 21st Olu of Warri.
In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Sunday in Asaba, Okowa described the successful coronation of the highly reverred monarch as an “act of God” and prayed that his reign would be peaceful and beneficial to the kingdom and humanity.
He particularly commended the Itsekiri people for the peaceful conduct of the coronation and urged the new monarch to chart a new beginning of harmonious and peaceful coexistence among his people and other ethnic groups in the state.
He also charged the people to give maximum support to the king to enable him to lead the Kingdom to greater heights.
“On behalf of the government and people of Delta, I congratulate His Royal Majesty, members of the Warri Traditional Council and the people of Itsekiri nation on the successful coronation of Ogiame Atuwatse III as the 21st Olu of Warri.
“The Warri Kingdom has always demonstrated that it is peaceful, closely-knit and investor-friendly and I urge the people not to derail from the laudable trajectory.
“As the custodian of culture and tradition of Iwere people, I urge you, your majesty, to work towards the promotion of harmony in the kingdom and its neighbours and to attract more investment to the domain,” Okowa stated.
President Buhari Pledges To Use Football For National Development,, Unity
Leave Allocation Formula, Focus On Improving IGR, RMAFC Boss Berates Govs
Warri, UPU At 90 And Political Interpretations To A Name
JUST IN: Fani-Kayode Defects To APC
Okowa Will Bequeath A Better Delta — Onwuka
2023: Eze Commends Jonathan For “Rejecting The Bite Of The Northern Presidency Sour Bait”
Police Nab Killers Of Sen Na-Allah’s Son, Ring Leader Of Bethel, Greenfield Abduction
BREAKING: South Korean Christian Minister, Pastor Paul Yonggi Cho Is Dead
UPDATED: DELSU Thrown Into Mourning, As Professor Akpotor Dies
BREAKING: Founder Of Ufor Hospital In Ughelli, Obakponovwe, Is Dead
Coronation Thanksgiving: Obasanjo Prays Not To See Fourth Olu Of Warri After Seeing Three
BREAKING: Veteran Musician, Sir Victor Uwaifo Is Dead
BREAKING: Delta CP Deploys 1000 Police Personnel For Olu Of Warri Coronation, Warns Mischief Makers To Steer Clear
Amb Agberen To Olu Of Warri: Don’t Be Distracted By Frivolities, Focus On The Protection, Promotion Of Historical Culture of Iwere Land
Politics23 hours ago
PDP Appoints Raymond Dokpesi, Esther Uduehi, Three Others As Board Of Trustees
News15 hours ago
BREAKING: EFCC Chairman Slumps During Speech At Aso Rock
News13 hours ago
EFCC Issues Statement On Bawa’s Collapse, Says He’s “Hale And Hearty”
News18 hours ago
Ugboba Community To Receive OMIWA FOUNDATION, Anioma Medical Professionals Forum On 2-Day Medical Mission
News22 hours ago
Ex-Rivers Gov, Odili Sues Immigration Over Seizure Of Passport