Traditional rulers from the twenty-seven local government areas of Imo State, today, January 20, stormed the state government House to assure the newly swarn-in governor, Hope Uzodinma of their loyalty and support.
Led by the Chairman of the State Council of Traditional Rulers, His Majesty, Eze Agunwa Ohiri, the rulers said that the purpose of the visit was to advise the new governor, on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to be steadfast and take Imo to a greater height.
Eze Ohiri explained that leadership comes from God and promised the governor the support of the traditional rulers in the state.
Eze Ohiri said God gives power to whoever he likes, adising the governor to be “confident that Imo is behind you. You should not be afraid.”
The highlight of the visit was a special prayer for Governor Hope Uzodinma and his Deputy, Professor Placid Njoku.