Delta APC, PDP felicitate new Olu of Warri, Emiko

The Delta All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have felicitated Omoba Tsola Emiko on his ascendancy to the throne Of Olu of Warri Kingdom.

In a statement, signed by the APC state Publicity Secretary (caretaker), Mr Sylvester Imonina, on Saturday in Asaba, he said that Delta APC proudly associates with Tsola Emiko and supports his clear vision.

Imonina said there was no gainsaying the fact that from the first day of the presentation of Emiko as the Olu-designate, there had been celebration by the people of Itsekiri, within and outside Delta.

“The sounds of joy by the Itsekiris and their friends is a testimony of the love of the people for Emiko.

“Delta APC proudly associates with His Royal Majesty and supports his clear vision for a better society for humanity as a whole.

“We prayer God to grant him good health of mind and body, and the Solomonic wisdom to lead the Itsekiri People in prosperity, unity and peace,” he said.

Similarly, in a statement signed by Delta PDP Publicity Secretary, Dr Ifeanyi M. Osuoza, the party congratulated the traditional ruler.

Osuoza said the Delta PDP heartily congratulated the new Olu of Warri, Prince Emiko, as the 21st Olu of Warri.

“We wish him a happy, prosperous, and peaceful reign as he assumes his royal heritage as the custodian of the great Odé Itsekiri ancestral throne of Warri Kingdom. (NAN)