Igala Monarch In Lagos Preaches Peace, Unity | Independent Newspaper Nigeria

2024-05-04 18:57:58

Independent Newspapers Nigeria

LAGOS - The Onu Igala Lagos, His Royal Majesty, Dr Sani Yakubu Ejima, the Ogha Atta of Igala Kingdom, has urged all Igala sons and daughters in Lagos to be good ambassadors in their respective areas of residence.

The monarch, who was speaking at the meeting of Igala stakeholders in his palace in Oworonshoki in Lagos, last Sunday, called on Igala people to emulate the Atta of Igala, HRM Alaji Matthew Opaluwa Oguche Akpa 11, in conduct and good deeds so as to bring peace and unity to their respective place of residence, be it in Igala land or in the Diaspora.

According to a statement issued by Chief Abubakar Enemona Agene, the Public Relations Officer (PRO), Igala Council of Chiefs in Lagos, Dr Ejima maintained that every act of betrayal, backstabbing, violence and thuggery would not be condoned as these are not part of Igala culture.

The monarch stressed that all sons and daughters of Igala in Lagos should see themselves as brothers and sisters irrespective of where they live, adding that they should not allow themselves to be used as tools by political opponents.

He also advised that all grievances that will lead to ill feelings among them should not be allowed to degenerate into crisis among them.

He urged them to make good use of the office of the Public Relations Officer to reach out to him on any issue that will bring positive development or any matter that may lead to crisis so that it will be resolved amicably.

He advised that they should contribute their quota to the growth of Lagos State government by fulfilling their civic responsibilities.

Also, Chief Abubakar Enemona Agene, the PRO, assured the royal father of the capability of his office to deliver on his mandate, even as he called on all sons and daughters to join in propagating the good gospel of the Onu-General of Lagos, to ensure probity, integrity, continues cooperation among the Igala people in Lagos.

He stressed that Igala is one and that anything capable of causing division should be jettisoned and that his office is open 24/7 to attend to all issues regarding the people of Igala in Lagos.

He pledged to make dedicated Whatssapp numbers and other contacts available to ensure that he is reached by everyone who needs his attention and that of the Onu Igala, Lagos.

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