I Didn’t Ask Anyone To Insult Buhari, Oshiomhole – Oba of Benin » Gisthour
The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has denied commissioning anybody to insult President Muhamadu Buhari, former Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole and Captain Hosa Okunbor.
The monarch stated the insult on the personalities of Buhari and two different illustrious sons of Edo State, presently trending on social media, was the handiwork of mischief makers.
The monarch was responding to a latest video on social media anchored by one Eranomigho Edegbe, who claimed that he has the authority of the Oba to hurl insults on President Buhari and few different people.
But Oba of Benin, in a press release signed by the Secretary, Benin Traditional Council(BTC), Mr Frank Irabor, stated: “We condemned in robust phrases the malicious assaults on the integrity of President Buhari and different individuals whom the video search to malign.
“For the purpose of clarification and to set the record straight, Oba of Benin wish to make it categorically and irrevocably clear that the said video and contents therein was not commissioned nor was it encouraged by the Oba,” he stated.
He defined that Oshiomole and Okunbor, who’ve been adopted by the palace of the Oba, haven’t solely revered the tradition and traditions of the land, however meaningfully contributed to the wellbeing of the state.
While demanding an unreserved apology from Eranomigho to avert the results, BTC warned that there’s an ancestral curse on anybody who tried to tarnish the picture of Benin and the traditional throne of the Benin kingdom.
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