By Binebai Princewill
A group operating under the aegis of Ijaw Entertainment Forum (IEF) Worldwide has congratulated and hailed Hon. Smart Asekutu, first Ijaw Chairman in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State and his vice Hon. Solomon Miki on their electoral victory.
The group made their position known to newsmen recently in Warri via a statement signed by its president general, Prince Karinade Abioka, popularly known as Chief Mc Abioka, Niger Delta Prince of talk on behalf of the group, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide.
The revered Niger Delta Prince of talk, MC Abioka had while hailing the first ever Ijaw Chairman in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State had stated that the Warri North chapter of Ijaw Entertainment Forum is ready to work with him whenever the need arises in showcasing his developmental strides across the Local Government.
However, the president particularly appreciated the efforts of Itsekiri leaders by allowing the Ijaws of Egbema to produce the council Chairman, stressing that the Ijaws and Itsekiris are one.
The statement reads in full below:
The IJAW Entertainment Forum worldwide Warri North L.G. A Chapter Congratulates The First IJAW Executive Chairman of Warri North L.G.A Hon Smart Yomi Asekutu and his Vice Chairman Hon Solomon Miki on their victory. The Ijaws and Itsekiri are one .
The Acting President General Prince Tari Karinade Abioka Jnr Popularly know as CHIEF MC Abioka and His B.O.T Team Also Extend Greetings to the Itsekiri Leaders like Hon Godwin Ebosa, Hon Michael Diden AKA EJELE, Hon. Thomas Ereyitomi and also to IJAW leaders like His Excellency, Barr. (Dcn) Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, deputy Governor of Delta State, Sen. James Manager, Alahaji Omoko with the host of others for their peaceful understanding in trusting Hon Smart Yomi Asekutu with the position.
The Ijaw Entertainment Forum worldwide comprises of Musical Artists, Comedians/MC’s, Actors and Dancers.
The Entertainment body is willing to work with the new Chairman to bring out his Good works to the public because we believe that Hon Smart Yomi Asekutu will work for the betterment of everyone in Warri North because he is a lover of God Given Talents.