By Binebai Princewill
Niger Delta youth leader cum human rights activist, Hon. Jasper Ebabogha, has congratulated the Pere ( King ) of Kou kingdom, His Royal Majesty, Patrick E. Olamiene ( Ipiansa ) Ogbodo 1, for a successful presentation of staff of office, by His Excellency Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, immediate past Governor of Bayelsa State.
Hon. Jasper, a youth leader that is loved and appreciated for his purpose driven and people oriented style of leadership in Bayelsa has been described as a key player of politics in Ekeremor local government area of Bayelsa State, stressing that he has influenced lots of meaningful projects to the area.
The Youth leader, expressed his felicitation in a press statement issued to Newsmen in Yenagoa, capital of Bayelsa State on Thursday 27th, February 2020, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspaper.
Hon. Jasper thanked the former Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, for deeming it fit not to only present a staff of office to the Pere of Kou kingdom, but also elevating the traditional stool of the kingdom to a first class throne, which makes the revered monarch of Kou Kingdom in Bayelsa State a first class king.
He also thanked the good people of Ekeremor, for standing by the king all these while.
“I want to first of all thank the Almighty God, for making the presentation of the staff of office to the paramount ruler of our great kingdom ( Kou ), Pere Patrick E. Olamiene ( Ipiansa ), Ogbodo 1, a success.
“It is indeed a great honor to the entire people of Kou Kingdom, for the ultimate recognition of the sacred throne of our ancestors.
“I want to as well use this avenue to call on the good people of Ekeremor, to continue in showing their undying support and love towards the king, and the entire traditional institution.
“On this note, I want to once again say a big congratulation to my father, HRM, Patrick E. Olamiene, the Pere of Kou Kingdom, for a well deserved presentation of his staff of office, by the former Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson.
“It is my earnest prayer that, the Almighty God will continue to bless, prosper, protect and uplift the great Kou Kingdom, her people and the her traditional institution.
“I pray for a long lasting, fruitful and a prosperous reign of HRM Patrick E. Olamiene, ( Ipansa ), Ogbodo 1, the paramount ruler of Kou Kingdom, as he sits on the sacred throne of our ancestors”. Hon. Jasper Ebabogha stated.