Delta monarch raises alarm over fresh herdsmen attack on residents


Following the unabated killings and fresh attack on the people and residents of Umiaghwa-Abraka kingdom, in Delta State by Fulani herdsmen, HRM, Air-Vice Marshal Lucky Aarile (rtd) Avwaeke 1, has raised the concern, and called on President Mohammadu Buhari to put an end to the menance to avoid more loss of lives.

The monarch who spoke to journalists in his palace on Monday, said: President Buhari should please intervene before the situation gets out of hands, Police, Army, DSS, and Civil Defence agencies are working under the President, he has to do something about the killing of our people, the issue of cattle colony is no more because in my kingdom, we don’t have any space reserved for that again”.

The Royal father said that, “Delta Government under the leadership of Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has been trying his best for the kingdom, we have benefited from two NDDC Projects, Solar Power System, and Street Light in terms of education, the state government has also contributed by renovating schools in the kingdom, and we are grateful” and called on the people to remain law abiding citizens at all times as nothing good comes out of violence. The monarch, however, advised youths of the kingdom to support the candidates that could bring development to the kingdom, the Urhobo nation, and the state, and urged them to not to allow themselves to be used as political thugs as they are leaders of tomorrow.


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