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Olu of Warri

26 Nov
A magistrate's court in Warri has granted deposed Ologbotsere of Warri, Chief Ayiri Emami, bail after his arraignment by police over missing N2 billion royal crowns at the palace of the Olu of Warri.
9 Nov
The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse 111, has pledged his administration’s preparedness to partner and work with the Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers.
5 Nov
• Abubakar lauds gov on peace, devt in Delta Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday, urged the chiefs and people of Itsekiri kingdom to accept the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, as their monarch. He said this when he received the monarch, who visited him at Government House, Asaba. The governor explained that…
4 Nov
One month after the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III removed Chief Ayiri Emami as Ologbotsere of Warri Kingdom, a senior Warri palace chief, Chief Mene Brown, yesterday
17 Oct
The palace of the Olu of Warri has denied reports making the rounds on the social media that the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, donated N4 billion to complete...
14 Sep
Two issues are key for me in the interrogation of the coronation speech of the new Olu of Warri. The first is the continuing significance of rethinking traditional institutions as agents of change and development.
13 Sep
The coronation ceremony of any kind in Nigeria, from the Alaafin of Oyo to the Emir of Zazzau, and from the Obi of Onitsha to the Oba of Lagos, has remained a high point of pomp and pageantry
2 Sep
The way faces lit up in joy in several quarters in the South-West you would think that the coronation of Olu of Warri was exclusively and purely an affair of this part.
22 Aug
The Delta All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have felicitated Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III on his ascendancy to the throne Of Olu of Warri Kingdom. In a statement, signed by the APC state Publicity Secretary (caretaker), Mr Sylvester Imonina, on Saturday in Asaba, he said that Delta APC proudly…
22 Aug
The reign of the 21st Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, yesterday, began with a breath of fresh air, as he ascended the throne of his forefathers on a forgiving note.
21 Aug
On April 5, 2021, 37-year-old Tsola Emiko was unveiled at Ode-Itsekiri, the ancestral home of the Itsekiri people, as the Olu-designate and would become the 21st Olu of Warri
21 Aug
Prince Yemi Emiko, a younger brother of the immediate past Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, and an uncle to the Olu-designate, Omoba Tsola Emiko, spoke to CHIDO OKAFOR in Warri on the intricate issues


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