The normal ruler of Ukwulu Kingdom in Dunukofia Native Govt of Anambra State, Igwe Peter Uyanwa, has accused the state governor, Leader Willie Obiano of putting off him on account of his reinforce for President Muhammadu Buhari.
Uyanwa used to be on Monday suspended for twelve months, each as the normal ruler of the group and as chairman of Anambra Central Conventional Rulers Council via the state executive.
However, the monarch, who addressed newshounds in his palace the previous day, mentioned the governor can’t take away him, and that the most efficient he may just do used to be stay again his certificates, which he mentioned needed to significance in how he dominated his other people.
He mentioned, “Obiano is towards me as a result of all conventional rulers got here to my palace and joined Prince Arthur Eze to commend the President Muhammadu Buhari management
“If what we mentioned about Buhari is what makes me a riot, I can repeat it 100 occasions and we will be able to by no means stop to thank him (Buhari) for what he’s doing in our state, Anambra and all the South East.
“There’s the Enugu Global airport, 2d Niger bridge, Enugu – Onitsha Parkway and really many extra initiatives.
“I stay the normal ruler of this group and no person can take away me. I give appreciate to whom appreciate is due. If I communicate I can die and if I don’t communicate I can die, so it’s higher to speak and die.
“We will quickly be going to look Mr President. We thank Arthur Eze who will probably be main us to the president. Arthur Eze has completed what the governor may just no longer do. He even held a gathering with us and the Miyetti Allah leaders and informed us to all the time come to him if livestock rearers ruin plants in communities, that he’s able to pay, as an alternative of farmers having clashes with herders.
“To Obiano, I will simplest ask him to stay his certificates, I wouldn’t have it you do not want certificates to steer the folk of Ukwulu.”
Conventional rulers of more than a few communities in Anambra who had been on the palace to present cohesion to the monarch blamed the governor for meddling within the affairs of the normal establishment.
Monarch of Nawfia group, Igwe Chijioke Nwankwo mentioned, “We have now not anything towards Obiano. He’s our brother and our son. If Igwe Uyanwa has completed the rest improper, we the monarchs of the state will have to learn so, in any case all of us had been within the assembly the place Arthur Eze spoke to.”
The monarch of Abagana, Mbamalu Okeke mentioned, “Arthur Eze spoke to us about zoning. However In case you say simplest Anambra south will contest governorship, then they want to come for negotiation with different zones.
“Obiano is interfering in issues that don’t worry him. The normal establishment is older than the federal government, and no longer even the governor can do another way. We will be able to no longer be below the commissioner. Those that are in authority should display adulthood. Anambra is one and the governor will have to no longer reason department within the state. In any case,his birthday celebration APGA ( All Progressives Grand Alliance) isn’t the one birthday celebration within the state. Obiano will have to cross and intimidate his employees no longer conventional rulers.”
Prince Arthur Eze who attended the briefing whilst addressing the monarchs mentioned, “Obiano is preventing a fight he cannot win. We’re the individuals who make governors, so governors cannot dictate to make use of what to do.
“I’ve been in an round executive since 1970, and inside that duration I’ve made many governors in Nigeria.
“Since Obiano isn’t able to pay you other people (conventional rulers), I will be giving N200,000 to all monarchs each month. I shall additionally give N10m to former LGA chair to pursue their subject in court docket, towards the governor.
“As for you conventional rulers, your subject is settled as a result of I’ve reached President Buhari, and he’s prepared to satisfy with you other people.”