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Monarchs, others to present claims as Abia Panel begins review


The Administrative Panel of Inquiry arrange by the Abia State authorities to evaluate the issuance of certificates of workplace and Workers of Workplace to some conventional rulers on Might 9, 2023, by the instant previous administration and different associated points, has swung into motion.

The Panel has invited conventional rulers, presidents-general, youth leaders and girls leaders in a number of the affected autonomous communities to seem earlier than it.

In an announcement signed by the Chairman of the Administrative Panel, Chief Justice of the Peace Uche Uwanuakwa (Rted) and Secretary, Chuka Agomo, directed the invited individuals to seem earlier than the Panel with paperwork to substantiate their claims.

The leaders of the affected autonomous communities, based on the assertion, are to seem on the council corridor of Ndi Eze at Abia State ministry of native authorities and chieftaincy affairs, Umuahia.

The autonomous communities, as listed by the Panel, included Ndi Ugo autonomous neighborhood, Ugwu Nkpa autonomous neighborhood, Isiala autonomous neighborhood, Oriukwu autonomous neighborhood, Elugwu Akanu Merchandise autonomous neighborhood, Umuhu autonomous neighborhood and Nkwo Amaiyi autonomous neighborhood.

Others are Eluama autonomous neighborhood, Ibeku Ngwa, Ugwuawuru, Umutu, Nkwoegwu, Usaka Ugwu Afugiri, amongst others.

Reacting to the invitation, a conventional ruler in one of many affected autonomous communities informed DAILY POST on Wednesday that he was not afraid of showing earlier than the Panel, as based on him, he was duly elected by his folks to guide them.

He accused one among his opponents who was allegedly envious of his reputation of writing a petition in opposition to his emergence as Eze.

However a member of one other neighborhood who claimed that the emergence of the standard ruler of his neighborhood didn’t obtain the overall blessings of the folks, stated he could be on the panel to current his claims.

DAILY POST remembers that throughout the inauguration of the Abia State Panel of Inquiry, the Stateโ€™s Commissioner for native authorities and chieftaincy affairs, Uzor Nwachukwu charged the members to work with integrity and to not victimize anybody.

He added that the panel was to look into litigations and issues in some communities following the popularity and issuance of certificates to some conventional rulers on Might 9, 2023, by the earlier administration.

The commissioner had additionally stated that the panel, which has two months to conclude its findings and report back to the Abia state authorities, was to additionally examine how employees of workplace was allegedly handed over to 2 individuals in a single neighborhood.

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