The Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, has affirmed His Royal Highness, Dr. Osazuwa Aiwerioghene Iduriase, as the Enogie of Eyaen Dukedom.
Oba Ewuare II made the pronouncement at “Ogue-Ematon” on Tuesday while addressing the issue concerning Sylvester Ukhure who has been parading himself as Enogie.
The Omo N’Oba warned Sylvester Ukhure and Irowa Osabuohien to stop parading themselves as Enogie of Eyaen, pointing out that available facts in the Palace revealed that HRH Osazuwa Iduriase is the authentic Enogie of Eyaen.
The Palace also discovered that neither Sylvester Ukhure nor Irowa Osabuohien is a member of the family of Enogie.
Speaking, the Enogie of Eyaen, HRH Osazuwa Aiwerioghene Iduriase, expressed gratitude to Oba Ewuare II for the peaceful resolution, describing the Omo N’Oba as an impartial king that has come to restore sanity, peace and progress in Benin Kingdom.
Enogie Iduriase said the resolution would spur him to continue to do more good things for his people and humanity in general.
He pledged his unalloyed loyalty to the Oba of Benin, whom he said is father to all.
The Odionwere of Eyaen, Pa Imagbenikaro Igbinosun, thanked the Benin monarch for his maturity and fairness in resolving the issue, pointing out that Enogie is a leader that accommodates everyone irrespective of religion, tribe or race.