By James Ibechi
Still in the euphoria of the celebration of this year Igede Agba Festival, Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom felicitates with the Adirahu Ny’ Igede, His Royal Highness, Chief Oga Ero, (CP Rtd), the Igede Traditional Council and the entire Igede nation on the festival.
In a statement signed by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, and a copy made available to jamesibechi.com, Governor Ortom describes the festival as an opportunity for the people to show love to one another while supporting the peace initiatives of his administration.
He reassures all sons and daughters of Igede land who may be travelling home for the festival that the State Government has put in place measures to guarantee their security before, during and after the celebration.
The Governor wishes the entire Igede nation, their friends and well-wishers a joyful New Yam Festival.