From OlanrewajuLawal, Ilorin
The Chairman of Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara state, Honorable AkintobaFatigun has commended Governor Abdulfatai Ahmed over the upgrade of 70 traditional rulers across the state.
Fatigun, who made this known in a statement issued through his media office, said the action of Governor was timely.
“I strongly commend Governor Ahmed for this timely and thoughtful initiative, a landmark development that will continually be remembered as a giant stride in the history of Kwara state”.
Fatigun, who specially congratulated the Obas of Eruku, Obbo-Aiyegunle, Obbo-Ile of Ekiti Local Government, who were upgraded into the second class; Obas of Koro, IsareOpin, who were upgraded into the third class and the Obas Epe-Opin, Aare-Opin, upgraded into the fourth class also tasked the Obas on increased service to humanity through their various communities.
“I congratulate all the Obas upgraded in Ekiti LG among others across Kwara state; this promotion is significant and well deserved honour; however, it is a heightened call to service to humanity through the various communities led by the kings. I task the Obas to ensure that as the stool has been upgraded, let their effort towards maintenance of peace and development of the community be incessantly unfailing” he said.