They gave this commitment in Osogbo, Osun State capital at a one-day State Level Engagement with traditional rulers, religion leaders, women groups and other stakeholders on elimination of FGM practice.
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Ugwuanyi also directed that the new Administrators must engage all Traditional Rulers, Presidents of Town Unions, Religious Leaders, Youth Organizations, Women Organizations, Neighbourhood Watch groups, Forest Guards and indeed all stakeholders in their respective Development Areas to inspire a grassroots security architecture underpinned by robust intelligence gathering and communication of same to security agencies.
The FRSC Sector Commander in the state, Uche Chukwurah, gave the warning on Thursday in a meeting with some traditional rulers in Ibadan.
The president’s spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, in a statement, said Buhari gave the charge at a security meeting with the 36 governors in Abuja on Tuesday.
The monarchs, under the aegis of Nigerian Council of Traditional Rulers, said although the protests were organised for good reasons, the violent outcome of the demonstration, they submitted, pushed the nation to the edge and threatened the peace.
They made the call in a communique issued on Sunday in Lagos after a meeting of governors, ministers and traditional rulers of South-West states following the #EndSARS protest mayhem.
At a meeting in the State House with a delegation of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, the President told the royal fathers: “We have heard the loud cries of our youth and children, and we are attending to their concerns.”
The minister made the call on Sunday in Abuja at an advocacy forum organised for wives of graded chiefs in the territory.
The students’ body appealed to the traditional rulers to pacify aggrieved youths in their respective domains as a way of helping the state governments in addressing the crisis.
On December 26, 2019, Primate Ayodele released his 2020 Prophecies to newsmen at his Lagos church, which is a culture for him.
Obaseki made the pledge at the palace of Otaru of Igarra, Oba Emmanuel Saiki, where he solicited the royal father’s blessings and support for his re-election at the September 19 gubernatorial election in the state.
The Bill has gone through the second reading in the Ogun State House of Assembly
Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi (Kusenla III), Elegushi of Ikate Kingdom, and Oba Kabiru Adewale Shotobi, Ayangburen of Ikorodu, are among the traditional rulers who have recently supported CACOVID’s community sensitisation efforts in Lagos State.
Some traditional rulers and old students’ associations of public schools in Osun State have commended Governor Gboyega Oyetola for the review of the state’s education policy, describing it as a welcome development.
Chief Nelson Bakfur, the Paramount ruler of Mwaghavul People in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau, has condemned the recent killing of the village head of Kadunu, Alhaji Mohammed Bayero, by gunmen in the area.
The Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has tasked traditional rulers and community leaders in the State to collaborate with security agencies to ensure adequate security of lives and properties in their domain.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday met with Osun traditional rulers in Osogbo, soliciting their support for his re-election bid.
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on traditional rulers in the country to use their positions as the closest to the grassroots to secure the country and ensure that forthcoming elections are peaceful.
The Adamawa Government has cancelled its usual Sallah homage to traditional rulers and other stakeholders in the state for this year due to insecurity and emergencies created by flooding.
Obiano gave the warning on Thursday in Awka, while presenting Certificates of Recognition to three newly installed traditional rulers in the state.