Delta State Commissioner for Information Mr. Patrick Ukah recently took the ‘Alor’ cheiftaincy title in his home community, Okpanam Kingdom, in Oshimili South LGA of Delta state.
In keeping with the ancient traditions and cultural tenets of those worthy and confered with Chietaincy titles in Okpanam Kingdom, Ogbueshi Chukwubueze Patrick Ukah, after receiving his Alor title, made the customary visit, in a procession through the streets of the town, to the community market the following day, to felicitate with his market women kinfolk and buy a few things.
He was well received in the market as he interacted with the market women who prayed for him and wished him well at the end of his journey through the market, where he was accompanied to by some senior Journalists including former Nigeria Union of Journalist, NUJ Delta State Council Chairman, Comrade Osita Biose, former Chairman of the Association of Comminity Newspapers Publishers of Nigeria, Delta State and Publisher, Flashpoint Newspapers and Flashpointnewsreports online, Comrade David Diai, renowned Vanguard Newspspers Photo-Journalist Comrade Nath Onojake and Senior Media Aide to Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, Hon. Andie Onyemeziem, amongst others, who had all come to pay homage to the newly installed Chief. Patrick Ukah.
Below are photos of the historic market visit for Ogbueshi Chukwubueze Patrick Ukah.