Oba of Benin urges Ganduje to reconsider decision on new Emirates


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The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has urged Gov.  Abdullahi Ganduje to reconsider his government decision on the creation of additional Emirates in Kano State.

The Oba made the call on Monday in Kano during a courtesy visit on Gov. Ganduje at the Government House.

“I am very worried and concerned over the issue, I urge you to please reconsider your decision your excellency.‎

“When I had a meeting with his Eminence over the issue, he said that reconciliatory moves were being made to settle the issue.

“Your Excellency, I appeal to you on behalf of myself and my brothers, please even if you are offended, please tamper justice with mercy.

“I advise you to please approach the issue with lots of caution and maturity,” the Oba, who was accompanied by the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, said.

He also called for peaceful coexistence and unity among Nigerians, adding that “there is need to pray for peaceful co-existence and unity of Nigeria.”

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper