Last Friday, the Deputy Chief of Staff Operations to the Imo State Government, Hon Engr Uju Chima Kingsley, during a civic reception by the Organization Committee on behalf of Niger Delta Patriots of Egbema ward E/ Obuoma -Dike Autonomous Community, was bestowed the title of Omee Udoo 1.
The traditional rulers in the area led by Eze Akubueze Sylvester who conferred the title on Chief Uju Chima Kingsley, described him as an illustrious son who have continued to sue for peace in the region.
In their separate remake, elites, youths and women in the area maintained that Hon Chief Uju earned his title using his appointment to foster peace and unity as well as demonstrate a mark of a true leader.
In his acceptance speech, Hon Chief Engr Uju expressed joy and appreciation for the home coming gesture and conferment of Omee Udo 1of Obuoma Dike by traditional rulers in the area, he recalled his humble beginnings leaving in a community where the people are predominantly famers "I almost grew up in Etekwuru, the progress imbibed in peace almost eluded us because of the absence of love, today with peace development is manifesting itself which is the initiative of governor Okorocha, he has put me to proactive use to implement the good deed visible in the region" he said.
He promised more governments presence through the governor with respect to rehabilitation of roads, hospitals, reviving electricity in the area and other basic amenities.
He described youths of the area as distinguished men and women who will prosper in their various endeavours.