By Simeon OSAJIE
A frontline Edo 2024 Governorship Aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Bright Omokhodion has congratulated the Benin monarch, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’ Oba N’Edo, Uku Akpolokoolo, Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin on his 7th coronation anniversary.
In a congratulatory message signed by the former speaker himself and made available to newsmen in Benin City, Omokhodion extolled the Oba’s fatherly disposition which has fostered peace, justice in the administration of land, stem irregular migration and human trafficking in Benin Kingdom.
“I congratulate you on your 7th Anniversary on the highly revered Benin royal throne.
“Your reign has enthroned a regime of fairness and justice in land administration, arrest communal discord and reduced illegal migration and human trafficking which was painting us in bad light.
“I salute your courageous and visionary leadership which has resulted to peace and progress for us as a people.
“Long may you reign.
“Oba Gha to kpere, Ise,” the statement said.