Ologbo Crisis: Emami wades in, says issue is purely internal

The Ologbotsere (Traditional Prime Minister) of Warri Kingdom, Chief Ayirimi Emami, has


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Ologbo Crisis: Emami wades in, says issue is purely internal
Chief Ayirimi Emami (middle) flanked by Chief Mike Odeli (on his immediate right) & Chief Prest Udueyin (left) being received at Ologbo by Chief Johnson Atselege (right

The Ologbotsere (Traditional Prime Minister) of Warri Kingdom, Chief Ayirimi Emami, has described the crisis in Ologbo, an Itsekiri Community in Edo State, as purely internal issue and not ethnic strife between Itsekiris and their Edo brothers.

                                                    

Chief Emami, who made the assertion Tuesday March 24, when he paid a surprise visit to the oil - rich Ologbo Community, to ascertain the true situation of things, stated that the crisis in Ologbo was as a result of internal leadership struggle at Kolokolo Community and agitation of who has right to collect the out-lawed development levy, which the Oba of Benin had equally banned, saying there is no war between Itsekiris and Binis.