An irrepressible voice in the Niger Delta region cum deputy coordinator, Egbesu Brotherhood, Priest (Comr) Ellington Bakumor has congratulated the newly coronated paramount ruler of Bille Kingdom in Rivers State.
Comr. Ellington Bakumor who is also Special Assistant (SA) to the Delta State Governor on Political matters issued the congratulatory message to newsmen in Warri earlier today, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide.
The statement reads in full below:
The Traditional Institutions of the Ijaw people must continue to be held sacrosanct and sacred as it is the custodian of our Identity as a people . I strongly believe that as we continue to uphold the path of our ancestors they we will find the path to greatness as a people .
I commend the Ijaw people of Bille in Eastern Zone Rivers State on the Coronation of the King, I have been following the events preceding the coronation for some time and I must say I am completely impressed with the process from selection stage to coronation. I hereby wish to send my Congratulations to
HRM KING IGBIKINGERI NGOWARI CORNELIUS HERBERT AGBANIYE- JIKE (XVIII) The Amayanabo of Bille kingdom
May your Reign be long even as you continue in the ways of your ancestors
God bless the Bille People
God bless Ijaw Nation
- Comrade Ellington Bakumor,
Deputy Cordinator Egbesu Brotherhood .
SA Political to the Delta State Governor