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I have power of attorney for Ekere family, says Enakireru
By Ese Adagbra
Comrade John Enakhireru has declared that he has the power of attorney given to him by the elders of Ekere family of Alaka quarter, Effurun, Uvwie local government area of Delta State.
Enakhireru while reacting to a publication in one of the community newspapers in Effurun explained that contrary to what was published Ekere family has seven gates and not ten gates as published.
Enakhireru who is versed in genelogy of Uvwie people, and which earned him the name (The Ogriki of Uvwie) declared that he has the power of attorney which was registered and gazzetted on behalf of the Ekere family of Alaka Quarter,of Effurun, headed by Papa Ajayi Okoriluwa.
He said that there was no time that the family met and constituted any land committee.
“I can tell you in one straight language the family never at any time met to form any land committee. If there is anything like that I should even be the one to summon such meeting since I have been given the power of attorney which was registered and gazzetted in High Court of Justice here in Effurun. The record is there. So if you involve in any other land committee that is your business” he declared.
Ensure total delivery of PDP in Jesse, Pondi, Igbakpa charge group
By Ese Adagbra
Honourable Julius Pondi Ben Igbakpa, members representing Burutu and Ethiope federal constituencies in the Federal House of Representatives have called on the Hon Anthony Akpomiemie led Jesse Equity Group to ensure that the people’s Democratic Party clears all votes in Jesse, Ethiope West local government area.
They gave the charge during the inauguration of the body at the Jesse residence of Chief Anthony Akpomiemie.
Hon Julius Pondi, chairman of the occasion in his speech commended the Jesse PDP for their unity and noted that he is aware that the group is a pressure group within the party and as such demands more democratic dividends from the Delta State Government.
He commended Governor Okowa who he said is doing well in terms of development of the state which he explained cannot be equal since some areas might have more than the other.
While seeking the support of the group for Governor Okowa, he also asked them to support them in Abuja, especially Hon Ben Igbakpa since the task of making law is a collective one and not one man business.
Hon Ben Igbakpa commended the people of Jesse for coming together to form a pressure group within the PDP to demand equity and expressed confidence in the ability of Hon Akpomiemie to lead the group to the Promise Land.
In his address Hon Akpomiemie said the group is a pressure group within the PDP and was formed by like minds in Jesse with membership open to members of the party in the area.
He disclosed that the group philosophy is anchored on enhancing and strengthening the party in the area, by working with leaders, and as a catalyst for development of the area and encourage the principle of equity in distribution of democratic dividends and to ensure total victory for all the party candidates in future elections in the area.
He assured that the group will meet their representatives in government to ensure the rehabilitation of some projects he influenced while in the state assembly.
Hon Ejiro Okoro and Smart Majemite said the body was formed to bring the dividends of democracy to everybody and to carry everybody along.
Highlight of the occasion was the swearing of the executives of the group led by Chief Anthony Akpomiemie as its chairman.