OGONI MONARCH, KING G.N.K GININWA, ENDORSES OGONI YOUTH FEDERATION AS ONLY RECOGNIZED UMBRELLA YOUTH BODY IN OGONI LAND, AS HE MARKS 83RD BIRTHDAY
Ogoni highest ranking Traditional Ruler, who is the President of Supreme Council of Ogoni Traditional Rulers, Gbenemene Tai Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, King G.N.K. GININWA, OFR yesterday, Saturday, October 2nd marked his 83rd birthday at the Ultra Model Community Tai Hall, Korokoro Tai in Tai Local Government Area of Rivers State.
BraveViews understands that G.N.K GININWA is the Grand Patron of the Ogoni Youth Federation (OYF), led by Engr LEGBORSI SUNDAY YAMAABANA.
Speaking at the ceremony, His Royal Majesty, King G.N.K. GININWA, OFR expressed joy and showered praises on OYF for identifying with him on his birthday.
GININWA emphasized and affirmed that the Ogoni Youth Federation (OYF) is the umbrella and the only recognised youth body in Ogoni.
The Traditional Ruler urged all youth groups in Ogoni to work with OYF for the collective growth and development of Ogoni Nation.
On his part, the President-General of Ogoni Youth Federation (OYF), Engr. LEGBORSI SUNDAY YAMAABANA, who spoke on behalf of all Ogoni Youths presented a Customised Gold Plaque to the GININWA in commemoration of his 83rd birthday for leading Ogoni land to enviable height and as the Grand Patron of OYF.
The Ogoni Youth Leader, LEGBORSI YAMAABANA described the Monarch as not just a Grand Patron to OYF but a father of Ogoni Nation, who has spent all his life working for the growth of Ogoni land.
A statement from the the media team of OYF, said LEGBORSI YAMAABANA prayed for long life and sound health for the Royal Father.
The statement confirmed that dignitaries from all walks of life across the country graced the occasion.