It was celebration galour at Issele-Uku, the headquarters of Aniocha-North area of Delta State on December 29, 2016, as dignitaries from all works of life gathered for the coronation/presentation of staff of office of the 20th Obi of Issele-Uku Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Agbogidi Nduka Ezeagwuna II.
Leading dignitaries at the event was the State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa ably represented by his Deputy, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro. The Governor said he is confident that the reign of the monarch will usher in a new era of peace, progress and prosperity for the good people of Issele-Uku.
He also said: “it is also my hope and expectation that you will use your hallowed office to build bridges of cooperation and understanding not only in your Kingdom but among the different ethnic nationalities in the state.”
He prayed that God should continue to strengthen him and grant him wisdom, faith and courage to steer the affairs of the kingdom.
Born 29th January 1992, Obi Nduka Ezeagwuna II received his staff of office from the Deputy Governor of the State, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro
In his profile, Obi Nduka Ezeagwuna, posits that his reign and leadership would be all inclusive, calling on all Oligbo sons and daughters to join hands as stakeholders of “Project Issele-Uku.”
Prominent traditional rulers within and outside Delta graced the event. Congrats to the young Obi!