The Reason Why We Walked Out On Osibanjo … Urhobo Traditional Ruler, King Eshemitan .
The customary leader of Oghara Kingdom, Delta State, King Noble Eshemitan, yesterday, unveiled why Urhobo rulers arranged a walkout on Vice President Yemi Osinbajo amid his reality discovering visit to the Niger Delta.
As indicated by Eshemitan, Urhobo rulers did as such as an outflow of outrage regarding the reliable “irreverence” they had persevered from national government officials.
Vanguard reports that the ruler, who tended to individuals from the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) at the 2017 UPU America tradition held in Chicago, USA, additionally ripped into some Urhobo children engaged with the authority tussle that shook UPU.
His words: “We were made to assemble at the scene from 10a.m. to 5p.m., sitting tight for the Vice President, meanwhile he was busy going to two ethnic nationalities that are neighbors of the Urhobo.
“At the point when the Vice President in the end arrived, joined by the state representative, the Urhobo traditional rulers, including myself, organized an exit.
“The Governor descended beseeching us abundantly. Why will any government amass loved conventional rulers as ahead of schedule as 10a.m., for an occasion that started at 5p.m.?”
The truth is that the Urhobo and their pioneers are not recognised. charity, they say, starts at home and we should, along these lines, move past talk and begin agreeing appreciation to our pioneers without anyone else’s input.
“Additionally, amid the last organization of President Goodluck Jonathan, a Urhobo serve conveyed the then Vice President to Urhobo Kingdom for a thanksgiving function.
“Rather than having the Vice President, on landing, pay polite visit to the conventional leader of the kingdom, the customary ruler was made a request to go to the stadium in the town of the customary ruler to receive the Vice President”.