In Nigeria Today's news; Prominent Traditional Ruler Slumps And Dies During Birthday Party, Five die as soldiers, bandits clash in Katsina and Buhari tells Obasanjo that Nigeria’ll always seek your wisdom as he Celebrates his 84 birthday with him.
Mattew Opaluwa Oguche was born as the ninth surviving children of late Chief Opaluwa Oguche of the Aju Ameacho ruling class of Igala Kingdom in Kogi State.He obtained his primary certificate at St. Boniface Primary School, Idah in 1975.He later attended St. Peter's College in Idah, where he obtained his secondary school certificate in 1980.
In the heat of the claims and counter claims emanating from the controversial judgement made at the Federal High Court Lokoja, on the cedings of three L.G.As to Igala Kingdom, my initial inclination to the perturbing issue was to take my time to source more than enough authentic information to anchor my views before the teeming readers but I realized that if I have to do that, I may end up writing an encyclopedia which may not be ready for public consumption before the final court judgment on the case.
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State is no doubt one of the famous Governors in Nigeria, for many reasons. As the youngest Governor in Nigeria, Yahaya Bello has often been misunderstood and controversies about him seem to be trending on media than the numerous achievements he had recorded in the last five years he has been the Governor of Kogi State. Bello has been able to break the usual tribal rivalry which was the order of the day in the state before he took over the mantle of leadership. It is a known
The few of the important things that happened in Igala Kingdom/Nation during your reign that I can remember, I want to remind you here. 1. The returning to the traditional processes of the coronation of Attah Igala. 2. The returning of some of the Igala traditional rulers to the use of Igala traditional red cap which denotes the head, leader or seriousness instead of the turban meant for Emirs. 3. The unbanning of Ocho (the Igala festival of war and hunting) and other Igala cultural festivals by the state government
Amb Ayegba Abdullahi Adojoh, the General Ambassador of Igala Nation Worldwide has congratulated Muslim faithful all over the world on the occasion of the Eid al-Fitr celebration and asks them to pray for peace which is lacking in different parts of the world today.Amb Ayegba made this call in a letter signed by him and made available to summit post newspaper by his secretary, Mr. Amodu S. U. Amb Ayegba who is the President of United Igala Peoples Network (An Umbrella Organization of all indigenous Igala people and sister tribes worldwide), as well as the President of Nile Valley Descendants Association (Association of Igala Nation of Nigeria and Lebou Nation of Senegal, the officially reunited tribes who ancestors originated from ancient Egypt and South Sudan) appealed to all Muslims to use the occasion to pray for peace as that is the only solution to the various problems being experienced in various parts of the world presently and asking everyone to forgive one another easily when we are hurt by another.
Influencial Igala Traditional Ruler Dies.His Royal Highness, Samson Ekele Adejoh, the “traditional husband” of Attah Igala, who doubles as his custodian, is dead.Adejoh is one of the most influential persons in the circle of the King of Igala lamd.
Idah is a town located in the eastern part of Kogi State which is found in the North Central Geopolitical zone in Nigeria. It makes up one of the 21 local government area of the State. It is the major historical town and the headquarters of the great Igala kingdom under the ruling of Attah Igala (king if the Igala kingdom). The origin of Alor-Uno is unarguably traced to the Igala people in Idah. The progenitors of Alor-Uno named Ozuzuikoko was said to be one of the princes of the Attach Igala some years back.
The Prophecy Of Attah Ameh Oboni I, Have Been Truly Fulfilled , Odekina Attah Says HRH Chief Ekele Musa Atodo Atabo Ijomi has said that the prophecy of Attah Ameh Oboni I, that when his son becomes the Attah Igala, all Igala People irrespective of their locations across the world will be reunited as one had been fulfilled. The chief who the is the one burying the late Attah added that it was never known before the time of Attah Idakwo Ameh Oboni II that indigenous Igala people are in Onitsha or Rivers state
Here are the Descendant of Attah Igala Who Ruled Before Abutu Ejeh Came to Idah It is unfortunate, and sometimes painful that some Igala were/are thinking that Abutu Ejeh or Amichi (Ebulejonu) was the first Attah Igala, the King of the ancient Igala people. Well, I won’t blame them much because that is due to the information available to them. It is good to educate or remind our people that Igala migrated from ancient Egypt around the 8th century to the present day Borno state and later moved to Benue valley
The Igala Kingdom has gotten a new ruler.The passage of Idakwo Ameh Oboni II on August 27, 2020 has created a big vacuum in the heart of all Igala citizens.HRH Idakwo death after a brief illness in an Abuja hospital marked the begining of succession struggle to the revered throne.
Kingmakers of Igala Traditional Council in Kogi State are now set to announce the new Attah after weeks of screenings and Verifications of the Princes that applied for the vacant Stool. An insider who begged for anonymity said the selection was painstakingly done to ensure who ever emerged is the right heir to the throne . The Stool became vacant following the transition of His Royal Majesty Idakwo Micheal Ameh Oboni 11 to the great beyond late last year. The source further revealed that a serving Officer
As the News of the Demise of Attah Igala His Royal Majesty, Dr Micheal Ameh Oboni II continue to gain momentum, some elements in the society has taken it to social media to warn inhabitants who are hell-bent on breaking the unauthorized news. It was reported that, His Royal Majesty, Dr. Micheal Ameh Oboni's solicitors and the council of Igala Traditional council has frowend at the prematured announcement of the Demise of the revered Traditional ruler which doesn't go well with the custom and Tradition of the
By this time, Late, Attah Igala Ameh Oboni II, who doubled as President Kogi State Council of Chiefs, called on the well-meaning Igala sons and daughters, who were inhabitants of other states outside Kogi state to bring home developmental projects like factories, companies, more and affordable educational activity centres, branches
Sequel to my previous publication over two months ago, as regards the likely dynasty and persons that will emerge the next Attah Igala to succeed Ameh Oboni II, whom had gone haunting in the land of great beyond, I h'd just as promised, come to inform you once again that the the process is almost concluded, with just a week into the official pronouncement of a new Attah Igala. It could be recalled that I once reminded us in the previous article that the entire process for the selection of Attah lasts for a periods
Solicitors to His Royal Majesty, Dr.Michael Idakwo Ameh Oboni II and Igala Area Traditional Council have faulted the announcement of the demise of the monarch which runs contrary to the culture and tradition of the people. Recall the death of the Kogi's paramount ruler was disclosed on Thursday, August 27 by the greater part of the greatest media houses in the nation without the official proclamation being delivered by the board. Therefore, they are looking for the prompt withdrawal of such declarations and
Today's Headlines: A Prominent Leader Dies, Nigerians Urged To Ignore Gov Bello's Stance On Covid-19
A Prominent Leader Dies Death is inevitable, it is a call every human being will surely answer in day.Meanwhile, we as human will keep praying to God to keep us alive atleast to Archieve the reason why he Created us on Earth.
Igala Kingdom, a Kingdom located at the Eastern part of Kogi State is currently Bleeding with grievance and Mourning physically sphering in the kingdom known to exhibit huge historical antecedents, about Seven Months Ago, The Olympiacus of Igala Tradition, Attah Ameh Oboni II, embarked on permanent hunting expedition. The development undoubtedly
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Saturday, grieved Attah Igala, Michael Oboni II, who passed on Friday. In an announcement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President stretched out his sympathies to the perished's family and the Kogi State government. The announcement named "President Buhari grieves Attah Igala, Michael Oboni II" read, "President Muhammadu Buhari communicates significant empathies with the family, companions, and partners of
1: Another Prominent Nigerian Is Dead.His Royal Highness, Samson Ekele Adejoh, the “traditional husband” of Attah Igala, who doubles as his custodian, is dead.