Connect with us

Asaba Metro News

Ifechukwude Chukuka Okonjo


Ogwashi-Uku: Obi Ifechukwude Okonjo Was Legitimately Installed – Royal Family

The royal family of Ogwashi-Uku monarchy has faulted claims making the rounds that the newly crowned Obi of Ogwashi-Uku Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Obi Ifechukwude Chukuka Okonjo, was crowned in error.

In a statement jointly signed by the Acting Diokpa; Umu Obi Obahai Royal family, Prince Emmanuel Nwokolie Ohei; Ozoma of Ogwashi-Uku, Prince Okolobi Nkemjika Lawrence and Palace Secretary; Prince Ifeakanachukwu Emordi, they urged the general public and the people of Ogwashi-Uku to disregard any misinformation currently been peddled by some disgruntled individuals who have a determined effort to bring  the community’s royal institution to ridicule.

ALSO READ:  You Matter Charity Foundation Reaches Out to Inmates of Ogwashi-Uku Custodial Centre

The seven paragraph statement reads in parts: “It has come to our attention that one Patrick Okonjo, a renegade and serial petition writer has issued a statement in which he claims to be speaking for the Umu Obi Obahai Royal family .

“We want to make this known: Patrick Okonjo does not speak for the family; he speaks only for himself as he has always done.

“We urge our people, the public, media and all stakeholders to ignore the reckless comments of Patrick. He has been issuing such frivolous statement and filling frivolous court cases in pursuit of his selfish interest for over a decade.

ALSO READ:  Guwor Congratulates Funkekeme on Conferment as Bolouwei of Operemor Kingdom

“The Umu Obi Obahai Royal family is united in its decision which produced Obi Ifechukwude Chukuka Okonjo. And this decision has been endorsed by Agidiehe and Ikelike, the Kingmakers. The successful installation, enthronement and the joy of the people last Friday (13th September 2019) knows no bounds and goes to show that the people of Ogwashi-Uku are happy with this decision.

According to the statement, the new Obi is rounding up the rest traditional processes and set to begin his reign, adding that, “we thank God for making the process smooth and we also ask the Ogwashians to pray for the progress and development of our great kingdom”.

ALSO READ:  Guwor leads Dignitaries to Oporoza for 2024 Gbaran-Egbesu Ibolomobo-ere and Amaseikumor Festival

For advert placement, publication of news content, articles, videos or any other news worthy materials on this Website, kindly send mail to

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

More in Tradition

To Top