Monarchs go spiritual, dispatch hunters to fish out Shodipe
As the search for the escaped prime suspect in the serial killings in Akinyele Council of Oyo State, Sunday Shodipe, continues, monarchs in the area have gone spiritual
Delta monarchs advocate stringent punishment for rapists
The Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers has called on the Federal Government and other relevant authorities to apply the maximum weight of the law on perpetrators
Top monarchs, others for nation security summit in Osun today
Traditional rulers from all the six geo-political of the country as well as experts, academics and professionals are gathering today for a summit in Osogbo, Osun State tagged
Why we sacked Amosun’s 75 monarchs - Commissioner
Following last week’s demotion of 75 chiefs elevated by former Governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs
Monarchs, others urge Imo government to hasten Okorocha’s probe, prosecution
Imo Council of Traditional Rulers has urged the state government led by Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to hasten the probe of contracts awarded and other activities of the immediate past government led by Rochas Okorocha of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Benue suspends three monarchs for allegedly fueling crisis
The Benue State government has suspended three traditional rulers over their alleged roles in the prolonged crisis between Shitile and Ikyurav people of Katsina-Ala Local Government Area.
No land for RUGA in Delta state — Monarchs
The Delta State Traditional Rulers’ Council has declared that there is no land for Rural Grazing Area (RUGA) project in Delta State. The monarchs made their position known in a communiqué at the end of their meeting in Asaba.
Ekiti issues ‘yellow card’ to monarchs over communal dispute
The Ekiti State government has given the Onigbemo of Igbemo-Ekiti, Oba Adewumi Daramola and the Olorun of Orun-Ekiti, Oba Joshua Osalusi, a strong warning against allowing breakdown of law and order in the two neighbouring communities. Violence erupted between the two communities at the weekend over a bus-stop shed constructed by Orun youths to mark…
Buhari assures investment in textile sector, as Abia monarchs visit
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja stated that new investment commitments coming into Nigeria’s textile sector, of which Aba is a major beneficiary, would be actualized within the shortest possible time. He gave the assurance when he received traditional rulers from Abia State led by His Majesty, Isaac Ikonne, Enyi 1 of Aba whilst assuring…