The Okpara-Uku ((traditional ruler) of Orogun Kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, HRM Akpojotor, Ekpu 1, has appreciated Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over the presentation of staff of office to him.
The monarch’s message of appreciation was contained in a speech by the Olotu-Uku( traditional prime minister) of Orogun Kingdom, High Chief Aaron Edewor, during the visit of the traditional ruler’s delegation to the father of the governor, Pa Arthur Uzoma Okowa at Owa-Alero.
Edewor explained that the visit was to congratulate Pa Okowa on his 86th birthday, used the medium to thank Governor Okowa for the presentation of staff of office to the Okpara-Uku of Orogun Kingdom and to introduce the newly inaugurated executives of Orogun Community Development Committee (CDC) to him. He remarked that the presentation of staff of office to Orogun monarch was the quickest in the history of Delta State.
While pledging the support of Orogun Kingdom for Governor Okowa’s administration, he appealed that an official car be provided for the monarch like other traditional rulers in the state, disclosing that Orogun CDC was inaugurated on the 15th of August, 2018.
In his speech at the event, the new Chairman of Orogun CDC, Chief Daniel Agbada,promised to partner with Governor Okowa’ administration for the development of Orogun Kingdom.
The Secretary of Okpara-Uku-in-Council, Chief Ogheneochuko Edevbie also expressed appreciation to Governor Okowa for his laudable achievements in Orogun Kingdom.
Pastor Alex Atuh who spoke in the same vein, thanked Pa Arthur Uzoma Okowa for keeping to his promise of providing funds for the painting of Holy Spirit Redeemed Mission Church auditorium,(aka Baba Moses Church) Arhagba – Orogun.
The Secretary of the newly inaugurated executives of Orogun CDC Chief Oviri Andrew in a chat with this reporter thanked Governor Okowa, s father for the warm reception accorded them.
Pa Okowa in his speech thanked the Orogun monarch for the visit, goodwill messages on his birthday and appreciation to Governor Okowa.
The newly inaugurated executives of Orogun CDC are: Chief Daniel Agbada (Chairman), Chief Andrew Oviri (Secretary), Chief Gabriel Akara (Vice Chairman),Hon Oderhohwo Ebu ( Spokesman), Hon Efetobor Innocent ( Treasurer) Olorogun Blessing Orhidjedje (Assistant Secretary), Hon Isaac Ezire and Hon Obaseki N Felix .