• President Buhari Receives South East Traditional Rulers at the State House Abuja

    President Buhari Receives South East Traditional Rulers at the State House Abuja

    President Buhari, received some powerful traditional rulers from the South East in State House Abuja.

    This was revealed in the pictures shared on the Facebook page of the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.

    The President played host to the Executive Secretary, South East Council of Traditional Rulers HRM Igwe Lawrence Agubuzu.

    Also, HRM Agubuzu who was accompanied on the visit by Obi of Onitsha HRM Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, Chairman, South East Council of Traditional […]

  • South-East traditional rulers ask Buhari to consider IPOB

    South-East traditional rulers ask Buhari to consider IPOB

    South East Council of Traditional Rulers, an umbrella body for Igbo traditional rulers have advised President Muhammadu Buhari to listen to the grievances of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), with a bid to finding lasting solution.

    This is as the President told those contemplating the break up of the country to have a rethink.

    The monarchs assured the President that they would continue to engage and preach to IPOB and other agitators on the need to embrace dialogue.

    According to the South […]

  • Hands Off Land Grabbing, Lagos Warns Traditional Rulers, Others

    Hands Off Land Grabbing, Lagos Warns Traditional Rulers, Others

    Lagos State government yesterday warned traditional rulers in the state and other prominent citizens in the forefront of land grabbing to desist from the criminal act or face the wrath of law.

    The state government in a statement issued by the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr.  Adeniji Kazeem expressed its resolve to fully enforce the Properties Protection Law recently signed by the state governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode to end the menace of land grabbing in the state.

    The government who […]

  • Give us same respect as judges and lawmakers – Traditional rulers tell governments

    Give us same respect as judges and lawmakers – Traditional rulers tell governments

    Some traditional rulers from across the country have appealed to state and local government authorities to improve on security around communities and palaces to forestall kidnappings of their members.

    They spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) following the kidnap of the 73-year-old traditional ruler of Iba on Saturday, July16, but was rescued on Aug.6.

    They said that governments should provide adequate security for them just as they had been doing for lawmakers, members of the bench and other distinguished Nigerians.

    The […]

  • Traditional rulers laud Ambode, security agencies over rescue of monarch

    Traditional rulers laud Ambode, security agencies over rescue of monarch

    Traditional Rulers under the aegis of the Lagos State Council of Obas and Chiefs on Tuesday commended the efforts of the State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and security agencies on the successful rescue of the Oniba of Iba, Oba Goriola Oseni.

    The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu I, who led the traditional rulers to the Lagos House, Ikeja, said he and his colleagues were on a “thank you” visit to the Governor to commend him for the immense role he played towards […]

  • Traditional rulers back FG on fuel hike

    Traditional rulers back FG on fuel hike

    The Association of Royal Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (ARTRN) has thrown its weight in support of the Federal Government’s hike in the pump price of petrol to N145 per litre.

    President of ARTRN, His Royal Highness, Eze Thomas Obiefule while briefing newsmen on the development after a meeting of the association in Abuja, said the increase would benefit the country in the long run.

    He noted that the payment of petroleum subsidy in the past benefited only a few individuals and urged […]

  • Ife Traditional Rulers accuse Some KingMakers of fraud, favouring a particular candidate to replace Late Ooni of Ife

    Ife Traditional Rulers accuse Some KingMakers of fraud, favouring a particular candidate to replace Late Ooni of Ife

    Report gathered that the procedure or selection of the new Ooni of Ife for the vacant stool seems getting messier as some traditional rulers in the ancient town yesterday accused the king-makers of alleged inducement to favour a particular candidate.

    A statement by the “New Dawn Ife Kingdom Obas” by Oba Layiwola Adereti, Obawara of Iwara, Oba Adesiyan Mayowa, the Eyenla of Amula Ife, and Oba Adeoye Adefarakan, the Oloyere of Oyere- Ife, chairman, secretary and publicity secretary respectively said the […]

  • Urhobo traditional rulers endorse Jonathan

    Urhobo traditional rulers endorse Jonathan

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    Dr. Oru, while addressing the traditional rulers of the 24 kingdoms of Urhobo nation, Delta State, x-rayed the achievements of the transformation agenda of President Jonathan , how it had impacted much on the rapid development and transformation of the various sectors of the Nigerian economy. The traditional rulers have therefore endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan for the February 14 presidential election.

    Speaking during the visit of Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Dr. […]