APC chieftain, Michael Johnny, heaps praises on Pere of Gbaramatu for chieftaincy title

APC chieftain, Michael Johnny, heaps praises on Pere of Gbaramatu for chieftaincy title

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Delta state, High Chief Michael Johnny, has heaped praises on His Royal Majesty, Oboro-Gbaraun II, Aketekpe, Agadagba and the council of chiefs for honouring him with the revered chieftaincy title “AGADIWEI” of Gbaramatu kingdom.

High Chief Johnny, who was a one time senatorial aspirant and former Chairman Egbema-Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation (EGCDF) was conferred the revered chieftaincy title “AGADIWEI” of Gbaramatu kingdom as part of activities to mark the monarch’s 7th coronation anniversary and grand finale of the 2023 Amaseikumor Festival at Oporoza, headquarters of Gbaramatu kingdom, Warri South West Local government area of Delta State.

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It could be recalled that High Chief Johnny was initially conferred a chieftaincy title from Idwini kingdom of Bayelsa State and Ogulagha kingdom of Delta State. He now boasts of another chieftaincy title from his own kingdom.

Johnny in his remark appreciated His Royal Majesty Oboro-Gbaraun 11, Aketekpe, Agadagba and the council of chiefs for the honour given him with such a revered traditional title. He also promised to work, support as usual for the development of the kingdom.

He thanked the people of Gbaramatu kingdom, family members, supporters and well-wishers, for their constant prayers and solidarity towards it.

He said: “Finding people who will stand by you through thick and thin is a rare opportunity that only few people are lucky enough to experience. My APC family thank you very much for standing by me over the years.

“By the new title “AGADIWEI” of Gbaramatu kingdom and the responsibility reposed on me to instill, sustain morality, ethics, rights and wrongs, correctness, ethicality, virtue, good behaviour, righteousness, rectitude, uprightness, morals, principles, honesty, integrity, propriety, honour, justice, fair play, justness, decency, probity, chasteness, chastity, purity, moral, standards, moral codes, rules of conduct, ethos, cultural norms and standards in the kingdom, I shall put in my best to deliver. “Thank you all and God bless.”

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