Yesterday, Saturday December 12, 2020 It was an atmosphere of pomp and glamour at Abayi Ancient Kingdom, Obingwa LGA, Abia State as the Member Representing Arochukwu/Ohafia Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Uko Ndukwe Nkole was conferred with the Chieftaincy title of UGOMBA 1 of NGWA LAND.
The conferment was performed by the Ekwueme of Abayi Ancient Kingdom and Chairman, Ukwa Ngwa Traditional Rulers Council, His Royal Majesty, Eze Dr. IK Nwabiaraije Eneogwe during the celebration of his 46th year on the throne.
Eze Nwabiaraije was assisted by the leadership of the Abia State Council of Traditional Rulers led by the Chairman, Eze Ndubuisi Nwabeke, 1st Deputy Chairman, Eze Kalu Kalu Ogbu, The ENACHIOKEN Of Abiriba and 2nd Deputy Chairman, Eze Harry Iwuala.
In his speech, the celebrant, Eze Nwabiaraije said he singled Hon. Nkole out for the honour because of his track record of service to the people and his show of love over the years to the Ukwa La Ngwa people particularly their son, Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu .
He urged Hon. Nkole to count on the backing and prayers of Ukwa Ngwa Traditional Rulers in his future endeavours.
In their respective speeches, the Chairman, Traditional Rulers Council Abia State, Eze Nwabeke, and his Deputies, Enachioken of Abiriba, Eze K. K. Ogbu and Eze Iwuala affirmed the large-heartedness of Hon. Nkole and prayed God to continue to guide him.
Highlight of the occasion was the conferment of the Chieftaincy Title of UGO MBA NGWALAND on Hon. Uko Nkole By Eze Nwabiaraije, Eze Nwabeke, The Chairman, Abia State Council of Traditional Rulers , Eze Kalu Kalu Ogbu, the ENACHIOKEN of Abiriba , Eze Iwuala and Chairman of Obingwa Traditional Rulers Council, Eze Anaba.
Afterwards, Honorable Nkole joined his friend Enyinnaya Appolos, Igbiji Aku Mba ENACHIOKEN at his country home in Isiko Obingwa LGA for a dinner. Honourable Nkole used the medium to introduce his new title to Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State who was also at the residence of Mr. Appolos.
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