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Ezeship tussle tears Ejemekwuru Community apart

Ezeship tussle tears Ejemekwuru Community apart

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PG denied attempt to impose choice candidate, election postponed till further notice By Stanley Okehie For the people of Ejemekwuru autonomous community – a community of 18 villages in Oguta Council Area, Imo State, all is not well. The once peaceful and oil-rich region is currently boiling over their inability to elect a new monarch, two years after the death of HRH Eze Ngozi Val Nwoke. Nigerian Newsguide can authoritatively report that the well-publicized election to replace the late monarch, could not hold on Saturday, February 6, 2021. The three candidates contesting the Ezeship stool are Nze Everest Chima, Nze Obinna Hypolite Duru and Dominic Opara, all who are said to be eminently qualified to occupy the coveted seat. Some indigenes of the community had acc...