FROM THE OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF BENUE STATE
RE: CORONATION OF SARDUANA OTUKPO.
The attention of His Excellency, the Deputy Governor of Benue State, Engr. Benson Abounu has been drawn to the proposed installation of one Bala Bello Muhammad as Sarduana Otukpo, widely circulated on the social media.
He has reached out to the Leader of Hausa Community Otukpo, Alhaji Mamuda and informed him that there is nothing like SARDAUNA OTUKPO in the Benue State Chieftaincy Laws of 2016.
Accordingly the Deputy Governor directed Alhaji Mamuda to call off the intended coronation which he accepted to comply forthwith.
This is for the information of the General public.
Ede Ogaba Ede
Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor